peafowl


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Synonyms for peafowl

very large terrestrial southeast Asian pheasant often raised as an ornamental bird

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Tender notice number : 20/17-18 Renovation watchtower chulannur peafowl ID:2018_FD_186616_1
com> 300 varieties: chickens, bantams, ducks, geese, turkeys, guineas, peafowl, swans, pheasants, ornamental pheasants, chukars and quail.
This study indicated that, in case of Indian Peafowl, the breeding flock kept at intermediate cage spacing performed better than that kept at large spacing or at too narrow spacing.
I know when I was out there I saw several young peafowl.
Formerly the stables of a big house that was demolished, this developing dream home in the Scottish Borders has 30 acres and a lot of peafowl.
The project is expected to increase the population of peafowl, which currently stands at 18, to 25 to 30 by the end of 2016-2017.
For the past 60 or so years, a party (flocks of peafowl are called "parties") of these regal birds have called the Longbeach Village neighborhood on the islands northern tip home.
Pheasants belong to the avian order Galliformes and are Asian in their native distribution, except Congo peafowl.
Jumbo Cornish Cross Broilers, Red Ranger Broilers, Rainbows, Assorted White/ Brown egg layers, assorted Waterfowl, White/Bronze turkeys, pheasants, bantams, guineas, peafowl.
The researchers have provided specific data on camera settings for commonly studied animals, such as humans, blue tits, peafowl, honey bees, ferrets and some fish.
The eco-fragile extent of the Kitam bird sanctuary, harbouring common leopard, barking deer, Chinese pangolin, Indian peafowl, great hill barbet and Indian pied hornbill, among others, has also been confined to mere 25 m.
According to Wikipedia, there are two types of peafowl, the blue or Indian, and the green version from Burma, Indochina, and Java.
An unexpected flash of lustrous colour appears as 20 peafowl roam the overgrown area, tending to their own business while a German shepherd, affectionately known as Rosie, diligently stands by.
Some of the species represented include the Iberian hare, lions and giraffes, the Emperor penguin, peafowl, the African bullfrog, the Frigatebird, the Red-Crowned Crane, the Guanaco, and the Grey Seal.