Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves (Birds) Order: Galliformes Family: Phasianidae
Indian Blue Peafowl (Pavo cristatus)
Indian Blue Peafowl (Pavo cristatus), also known as Blue Peacock, is the national bird of India. The Blue Peafowl is a widespread resident in India.
Size: Male 180-230 cm; Female 90-100 cm.
close up photograph of Blue Peacock