When Amaterasu god disappeared at Amano-Iwato, people gathered Kurokashiwa (Long-Crowing Roosters) and made them crow. It is said Tamanooyanomiko god brought the rooster and stayed here in Ōsaki. Its feathers colors are metallic with deep green-purple-black and the bird has been designated as a natural monument of Japan since 1951.


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