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21001-07504 Great argus (Argusianus argus) display. Although not as colorful as other pheasants, this display surely ranks among the most remarkable in the bird world. The male argus dances before the female with his wings spread into two enormous fans, revealing hundred of "eyes" while his real eyes are hidden behind it, staring at her - you can just see his concealed blue head. Kalimantan

21001-07504 Great argus (Argusianus argus) display. Although not as colorful as other pheasants, this display surely ranks among the most remarkable in the bird world. The male argus dances before the female with his wings spread into two enormous fans, revealing hundred of "eyes" while his real eyes are hidden behind it, staring at her - you can just see his concealed blue head. Kalimantan

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