Javan peacock

variants: or Javan peafowl

Definition of Javan peacock

: a peafowl (Pavo muticus) of southeastern Asia in which the plumage is predominantly metallic green with ocellations and markings of blue and coppery yellow — compare indian peacock

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“Javan peacock.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2020.

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