Friday, February 7, 2014

Grey Peacock-Pheasant

Grey Peacock-Pheasant

The Grey Peacock-Pheasant , also known as Burmese Peacock-Pheasant, is a large Southeast Asian member of the order Galliformes. It is the national bird of Myanmar.It is a large pheasant, up to 76 cm long and greyish brown with finely spotted green eyespots, an elongated bushy crest, bare pink or yellow facial skin, white throat, and grey iris, bill and legs. The sexes are rather similar, but the female is smaller, darker and less ornamented than the male. The young resemble the female.

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