Sketch of the Day Theme: peacock

Posted by on Aug 09 2019, in kraxn, sketch of the day

Aotearoa Fauna Guide # 38721, the fantail. (Piwakawaka) The New Zealand Fantail is notorious for plucking out peacock tail feathers and then taunting the assaulted birds with its squeaky-toy like song. The fantail then integrates the stolen feathers into its own tail for an elaborate mating dance. Pen.