The peahen gets pregnant drinking the tears of the peacock. ... Not only do peacocks mate, but they are also the biggest 'playboys' on this planet. If this study is to be believed, peacocks think of other females even when they are mating! Peahens, on the other hand, always want to mate with the most dominant male.Jun 1, 2017
In 1963, the peacock was declared the National Bird of India because of its rich religious and legendary involvement in Indian traditions. The criteria for this choice were many. The bird must be well-distributed within the country so it could truly 'national'. It must be recognisable to the common man.Sep 16, 2006
Because of their nature, peacocks are not really suitable to be kept as pets in residential areas. Peacocks are ideally suited to Country Houses, or rural areas with no close neighbours. 2. If you are considering keeping peafowl, remember the ideal scenario is a peacock (male) and 4 or 5 peahens (female).
Every branch carries a series of brightly colored spots. The actual color depends on the exact position of the spot on the branch and on the angle of the incident light. Detail of a peacock feather. The iridescent plumage of the peacock originates in the fine side branches of the feathers.
The peacock "tail," known as a "train," consists not of tail quill feathers, but highly elongated upper tail coverts. ... The Indian peahen has a mixture of dull grey, brown, and green in her plumage.