Photos of Peacock. Indian Peafowl . Zoo of Vigo. Spain:
Peafowl: Pavo cristatus. The peacock, Pavo cristatus descends from home, lived a part of India. Although it was known by the Egyptians, was unknown in Europe until the time of Alexander the Great. Worshiped by Hindus as sacred bird, was declared national bird in 1963. It is native to India. It lives in forest areas, areas near places with water.