Beautiful Peacocks Coloring Pages
Coloringpagesfortoddlers.com – If you like birds as a pet animal, you are in the right place. We will provide a collection of Beautiful Peacocks coloring pages. But, before you save and print them, please read these some information about Peacocks. Peacocks are large, colorful pheasants (typically blue and green) known for their iridescent tails. Most people call them peacocks for male and females are called peahens, and together, they are called peafowl. There are three types of peafowl in the world: Indian, green, and Congo. Most people are familiar with the Indian peafowl, since that is the kind found in many zoos and parks. Indian peafowl live in India, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka, while the green peacock is found in Java and Myanmar (Burma).
The Indian peacock has some of the brightest feathers, but the peahen is a drab, mottled brown in comparison. The male needs his bright feathers to attract a mate, and the female needs to be able to blend in with the bushes so that predators cannot see her while she is incubating her eggs. You can you describe these interesting facts of peacocks to your children. Actually, they will love it to color it.
The Indian peafowl is the national bird of India and is protected in that country. In the Hindu religion, the peafowl is a sacred bird, because the spots on the peacock’s tail that boast colorful “eye” markings of blue, gold, red, and other hues. They are symbolize of the eyes of the gods. Happy coloring!