Gallery description : kinds of chickens with pictures

Chicken (gallus gallus) is an animal of the bird type. It usually inhabits open woodland and sheltered grassland. The weight of the animal is about 1kg - 3kg (2.2lbs - 6.6lbs) and average life span is 2 - 4 years. Human, fox, raccoon are the dangerous creatures for chickens. See the table below to learn more facts.

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