Discovered in the 19th century among the Araucana Indians in Chile. Tailless country fowl with little fighting impact.
The body should be oval when viewed from above. Special features are feather tassels, pompons) on the sides of the head or whiskers or feather tassels and whiskers.
Aracaunas already have 13 colors recognized. A specialty and exception of this breed of chicken are the turquoise eggs of the hens.
- Rooster weighs 2-2.5 kg
- Hen 1.6-2 kg.
Also known by the names : Rumpless Araucana, Araukana
Also Read : Ameraucana Chickens