Australian Spotted
Origin:
Australia
Egg Color:
Tinted blue green
Egg Size:
Small medium
Avg # eggs:
100/yr
Bantam Cock Size:
1.13 kg
Bantam Hen Size:
0.90 kg

Australian Spotted

Depending on the variety, the drake's head is green (Greenhead), blue (Bluehead), or silver (Silverhead). A white band encircles the neck, the sides of the body and breast are deep burgundy, and the center of the breast extending under the body is white. The middle of the shoulders and back are dark gray, wings are a dark grayish-brown, tail is light gray, and the tail undercushion is black. The bill is greenish-yellow, the eyes are brown, and the shanks and feet are orange.

References

  1. https://livestockconservancy.org/index.php/heritage/internal/australian
  2. http://www.holderreadfarm.com/photogallery/australian_spotted_page/australian_spotted_page.htm