Red Junglefowl

Gallus gallus

Order

GALLIFORMES

Family

Partridges, Grouse, Turkeys, Old World Quail (Phasianidae)

Code 4

REJU

Code 6

GALGAS

ITIS

HEAD

Red Junglefowl Head Illustration
  • Bill Shape: Curved (up or down)
  • Eye Color: Yellow-brown
  • Head pattern: Crested or plumed, Unique pattern
  • Crown Color: Red comb
  • Forehead Color: Red comb.
  • Nape Color: Orange-brown
  • Throat Color: Throat colors vary with red wattle.
  • Cere color: No Data

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BODY

Red Junglefowl Body Illustration
  • Length Range: 64-71 cm (25-28 in)
  • Weight: 1449 g (51.14 oz)
  • Size: Large (16 - 32 in)
  • Color Primary: Orange, Sheen or Iridescence
  • Underparts: Blue-green, rufous, and brown-black.
  • Upperparts: Orange-brown
  • Back Pattern: Solid
  • Belly Pattern: Solid
  • Breast Pattern: Solid

FLIGHT

Red Junglefowl Flight Illustration
  • Flight Pattern: Short direct flight to trees to roost and escape danger.
  • Wingspan Range: 38-51 cm (15-20 in)
  • Wing Shape: Rounded-Wings
  • Tail shape: Unique Tail
  • Tail Pattern: Solid
  • Upper Tail: Black with green gloss.
  • Under Tail: Black
  • Leg Color: Gray
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Parts of a Standing bird X
Head Feathers and Markings X
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