The world of birds is full of miracles, some birds can fly higher than Mount Everest, some birds can fly non-imaginably, some birds can imitate our language with amazing accuracy, and some birds people’s hairstyles are even better than ours. We list here the ten species of birds in the world with the most beautiful crests.
10. Hoopoe Birds
Hoopoe is a beautiful and obvious bird that is found throughout north Africa and Eurasia. Known for its beautiful feather crowns, these maroon feathers have a fine black tip. Most of the time, the peaks found to fall behind their heads. But when panicked, they will show the peak in a charming circle.
9. Great crested grebe
It is an elegant waterfowl that lives in shallow waters throughout Europe. The great crested grebe is the largest green bird family in Europe. This big bird has a beautiful long neck, a long scorpion, and a unique black enamel with an orange pointed tip. This beautiful feather is found in both male and female feathers.
8. Himalayan Monal
The Himalayan monal are colorful birds unique to the Himalayas. Male birds are more colorful than females. Their extraordinary beautiful feathers are mixed with metallic blue, green, red, and purple, and males have obvious metallic green head feathers.
7. Nicobar Pigeon
This is a very beautiful but little known species found in the Nicobar Islands in the Bay of Bengal. Nicobar pigeons have rainbow-colored green feathers that can be the most beautiful pigeons in the world. They also have long green-blue feathers on their upper neck. These long feathers make the Nicobar pigeons look like hair on the neck, and the feathers give them a unique look.
6. Secretary Bird
The secretary bird is a large bird, 1.2 to 1.4 meters high and 3 meters in wingspan. They are endemic to the African savannah and grasslands. The secretary bird is not only famous for its size but also famous for its beautiful feathers and feather crowns. Yes, the feathers on their heads may be the most interesting and obvious feature of the secretary bird. The feathers on the back of the head are long and the color is black. When raised, these feathers are like a crown.
5. Sulfur Cockatoo
In the wooded areas of Australia, New Guinea, and Indonesia, the sulfur cockatoo is one of the most beautiful parrot species in the world. As can be guessed from its name, this bird has a beautiful sulfur-colored feather. The body color of this cockatoo is white.
4. Guinea Turaco
Guinea Turaco is a medium-sized bird with extraordinary feathers. This cute bird lives in the savanna and forest areas of Africa. From head to toe, the Turaco feathers are green with dark purple on the back and tail. However, the 2-inch long green peak is the most striking feature of Guinea Turaco. When he was shocked, Guinea Turaco showed the top of the feather as full length.
3. Golden Pheasant
The Golden Pheasant, native to western and central China, is one of the most beautiful birds in the world. Male pheasants are brighter than females. Female pheasants have a dark brown color and males are a mixture of several bright colors. Despite the variety of colored feathers, the dreamy dragonfly can be called the most noteworthy feature of male pheasants. These long golden enamel feathers reach the end of the neck.
2. Grey Crowned Crane
The grey crowned crane is a large bird that lives on wetlands and grasslands in eastern and southern Africa. This is the national bird of Uganda. As their name suggests, this bird has a main gray feather and a beautiful crown. Their wings are a mixture of black and white, but the most appealing part is their cute golden feathers on the crown or top, and they also have a bright red throat bag.
1. Victoria Crown Pigeon
The victoria crowned pigeon is 30 inches long and weighs 3.5 kilograms. It is the largest pigeon in the world. They live in the lowland forests of New Guinea and Indonesia. The most striking feature of this pigeon is its spectacular lace, such as feathers and white tips. This feathered beautiful pigeon also has blue-gray body feathers, a chestnut-colored lower part, and striking red eyes.