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The peacock is found in Asia and Africa, depending on the species (there are three birds typically considered "peacocks"). Peacocks are usually found in tropical forests where they feed on plant parts, seeds, flower petals and insects.
Males are famous for their colorful tails which they use to attract the brown colored females.
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