Size: Male 80-300 cm;
Female 100 cm
Voice: Call a loud Ki….wao
Range: Earlier recorded from E and NE India, but now extirpated from subcontinent
Habitat: Dense forest near streams or clearings
Large pheasant that resembles Indian superncially, Green peafowl Bird except that long train has more vivid bronze, copper- and- purple hues. Male has green tufted crest, blue- and-yellow facial skin, green neck and underparts, Green peafowl Bird green coverts and brown tertials and secondaries. Iridescent metallic green upperparts. Emerald green tail feathers with ocelli, seen in display. Long train and ocelli absent in female.
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