Gallery description : chicken pictures

Chicken (gallus gallus) usually grows 30cm - 45cm (11.8in - 17.7in). The average weight is 1kg - 3kg (2.2lbs - 6.6lbs). These birds usually live 2 - 4 years. The top speed it can reach is 10km/h (6mph). Chicken is a bird that usually inhabits open woodland and sheltered grassland. It has a feathers skin type. The preferred food type is omnivore.

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Facts about chickens
NameChicken
Average Clutch Size2
Conservation StatusThreatened
TypeBird
Life Span2 - 4 years
PredatorsHuman, fox, raccoon
PhylumChordata
OrderGalliformes
FamilyPhasianidae
KingdomAnimalia
Weight1kg - 3kg (2.2lbs - 6.6lbs)
Size (L)30cm - 45cm (11.8in - 17.7in)
Main PreySeeds, fruit, insects, berries
Scientific NameGallus gallus
Skin TypeFeathers
ColourRed, black, brown, white, yellow, orange
ClassAves
LifestyleFlock
DietOmnivore
Distinctive FeaturesSharp, pointed beak and clucking sounds
Top Speed10km/h (6mph)
HabitatOpen woodland and sheltered grassland
GenusGallus
Image Details
Description Chicken pictures. Description White chicken.JPG
Width 1710 pixels
Heigh 1215 pixels
File type JPG
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