Definition of Pavo cristatus
1. Noun. Peafowl of India and Ceylon.
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Literary usage of Pavo cristatus
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1. List of the Specimens of Birds in the Collection of the British Museum by George Robert Gray (1848)
"pavo cristatus primus, Temm. Gall. Ind. iii. p. 650. pavo cristatus, Linn. SN ip 267. ... pavo cristatus domesticus, Temm. Pig. et Gall. iii. p. Col. ..."
2. A Catalogue of the Ashmolean Museum by Ashmolean museum, Philip Bury Duncan (1836)
"pavo cristatus, Linn.—The crested Peacock.—India and Europe. [Mrs. Schutz. 5. pavo cristatus, Linn.—The same, (variety.) [Mrs. Schutz. Subgen. ..."