American Male

Cock- 16 oz/455 grams Cockerel- 14oz./398 grams

Shape of Male


Comb: Single, medium, set firmly and evenly on head, straight and upright, evenly serrated with five regular and distinct points, the middle points the same length as the width of the blade, moderately arched, blade should extend well over back of head.


Beak: Strong, stout, well curved.


Face: small, rounded, smooth, fine in texture, free from wrinkle or folds.


Eyes: Round, conspicuous.


Wattles: Medium, round, fine in texture, free from wrinkles or folds.


Ear Lobes: Small, oval, fitting closely to head.


Head: Small, carried well back in proud manner.


Neck: Medium length, backward arched showing off breast, full, tapering gracefully from shoulders to head.


Hackle: Abundant, flowing naturally from front of neck reaching far back covering both shoulders.


Back: Short, broad, in profile, shaped like a V with neck and tail forming the vertical sides.


Tail Coverts & Saddle: Slightly curved, sword shaped hanging over the abdomen and covering back, widely spread, overlapping the tail and lesser sickles.


Tail: Moderately large and upright, carried in an upright position so as to almost contact the back of head.


Main Tail: Feathers wide, moderately spread in a neatly overlapping manner, rising above the head, “A” shaped from the rear view.


Main Sickles: Medium to long, strong, firm, broad sword-shaped slightly curved.


Lesser Sickles: Well spread, medium length slightly upright, sword-shaped sickle feathers covered with coverts.


Coverts: Abundant, becoming very broad, flowing well up tail.


Wings: Large, long, closely folded, carried vertically not quite touching the ground, Shoulders and Fronts: Prominent, slightly concealed by hackle.


Bows: Well rounded. 


Coverts: Feathers broad, forming two distinct bars across wings. 


Primaries: Moderate width, rather long, completely concealed by secondaries. 


Secondaries: Broad, tapering convexly to rear, wing bay well exposed. 


Breast: Highly lifted, well developed, full, carried prominently forward beyond vertical line drawn from point of beak, broad and well rounded, from 

head to neck to breast “S” shaped profile.


Body & Stern: Body- short, good depth and width, sloping from front to rear. Stern: Fluff, short, abundant. 


Legs & Toes: Legs- average length, widely set, parallel to each other without bowing or knock knees, well proportioned. 


Lower Thighs: Short, stout at top and tapering to hocks. 


Shanks: Medium, smooth, round, evenly scaled. 


Toes: Four, straight, well and evenly spread, evenly scaled. 


Appearance: Small, broad, compact, active, tame, standing up majestically. 


AV American Serama Color 

There are no color requirements for Table Top Judging


Disqualifications


Comb:  Inverted Comb

Legs:  Creeper Legs

Wings:  Horizontal Wing

Tail: Squirrel


Defects 

Back:  Long or narrow back

Chest/Breast:  Shallow or narrow breast

Legs:  Short Legs

Tail:  Main tail sickles curved in a concave manner.



American Female

Female Standard

Hen 14 oz/ 398 grams 

Pullet 12 oz/ 342 grams


Shape of Female 


Comb: Single, small, set firmly and evenly on head, straight and upright, evenly serrated with five regular and distinct points, the middle points the same length as the width of the blade, moderately arched, blade should extend well over back of head. 


Beak: Strong, stout, well curved. 


Face: Small, rounded, smooth, fine in texture, free from wrinkle or folds. 


Eyes: Round, conspicuous. 


Wattles: Small, round, fine in texture, free from wrinkles or folds. 


Ear Lobes: Small, oval, fitting closely to head. 


Head: Small, carried well back in proud manner. 


Neck: Medium length, backward arched showing off breast, full, tapering gracefully from shoulders to head. 


Hackle: Abundant, flowing naturally from front of neck reaching far back covering both shoulders. 


Back: Short, broad, in profile, shaped like a V with neck and tail forming the vertical sides. 


Cushion: Short, feathers broad and plentiful. 


Tail: Moderately large and upright, carried in an upright position so as to almost contact the back of head. 


Main Tail: Feathers wide, moderately spread in a neatly overlapping manner, rising above the head “A” shaped from the rear view. 


Coverts: Abundant, becoming very broad, flowing well up tail. 


Wings: Large, long, closely folded, carried vertically not quite touching the ground, Shoulders and Fronts: Prominent, slightly concealed by hackle. 


Bows: Well rounded. 


Coverts: Feathers broad, forming two distinct bars across wings. 


Primaries: Moderate width, rather long, completely concealed by secondaries. 


Secondaries: Broad, tapering convexly to rear, wing bay well exposed. 


Breast: Highly lifted, well developed, full, carried prominently forward beyond vertical line drawn from point of beak, broad and well rounded, from head to neck to breast “S” shaped profile. 


Body & Stern: Body- short, good depth and width, sloping from front to rear. Stern - Fluff, short, abundant. 


Legs & Toes: Legs- average length, widely set, parallel to each other without bowing or knock knees, well proportioned. 


Lower Thighs: Short, stout at top and tapering to hocks. 


Shanks: Medium, smooth, round, evenly scaled. 


Toes: Four, straight, well and evenly spread, evenly scaled. 


Appearance: Small, broad, compact, active, tame, standing up majestically 


AV American Serama Color 


There are no color requirements for Table Top Judging 


Disqualifications 


Comb: Inverted Comb 

Legs: Creeper Legs

Wings: Horizontal Wing.

Tail: Squirrel


Defects 


Back: Long or narrow back 

Chest/Breast: Shallow or narrow breast

Legs: Short Legs

Tail: Main tail sickles curved in a concave manner.



Working Standard

Malaysian Male

  Ideal weights are given for each class.

 Mature Category: Cocks - 12 oz (9.6 oz to 14.4 oz)

Youngsters: Cockerel - 11 oz (8.8 oz to 13.2 oz)

Shape of the Male

Comb: Single, small to medium, set firmly and evenly on head, straight and upright, evenly serrated - regular and distinct points, the middle points the same length as the width of the blade, moderately arched, blade should extend well over back of head.

 Beak: Strong, stout and well curved.

Face: Small, rounded, smooth, fine in texture, free from wrinkle or folds.

Eyes: Round, conspicuous. Should not be placed in front of vertical line from legs or shanks when in pose.

Wattles: Small to medium, round, fine in texture, free from wrinkles or folds.

Ear Lobes: Small to medium, oval, fitting closely to the head.

Head: Small, with good width of skull, carried well back, eye behind a line vertically drawn through shank.

Neck: Moderate length, backward arched and curved showing off breast, full, tapering from shoulders to head, from head to neck to breast to stern a prominent 'S' shaped profile. Hackle: Abundant, flowing naturally from front of neck, partially covering shoulders, reaching far back so as to flow over saddle.

Back: Very short, broad, hidden away by hackle.  There should be no gap visible between the hackle and the tail.

Tail Coverts & Saddle: Slightly curved, sword shaped hanging over the abdomen and covering back, widely spread, overlapping the tail and lesser sickles.

 Tail: Moderately large, carried at 75 degree angle. Main Tail: Feathers medium width, moderately spread in a neatly overlapping manner. Moderately fanned open from the rear view.
 Main Sickles: Moderate, strong, firm, medium width, and sword-shaped.
 Lesser Sickles: Medium width, medium length slightly upright, sword-shaped sickle feathers covered with coverts.
 Coverts: Abundant, medium width, flowing well up tail

Wings: Large, long, carried vertically not quite touching the ground.  May be past verticle if bird is in strut. Shoulders and Fronts: Prominently forward, slightly concealed by hackle.
 Bows: Well rounded.
 Coverts: Feathers broad, forming two distinct bars across wings.
 Primaries: Long of Moderate width, concealed by secondaries.
 Secondaries: Broad.

Breast: Highly lifted, well developed, full, carried prominently forward with the top of the breast forming a shelf and extending well in front of a vertical line drawn from point of beak, broad and well rounded, from head to neck to breast to stern a prominent 'S' shaped profile. These traits should be seen when the Serama pulls to its maximum position.

 Body & Stern: Body:  Short and compact, good depth and width.
 Stern: Fluff, short, abundant.

Legs & Toes: Legs: Moderate length, widely set, parallel to each other without bowing or knock-knees; well proportioned.
 Lower Thighs: Moderate length, stout at top and tapering to hocks.
 Shanks: Moderate length, smooth, round, evenly scaled.
 Toes: Four, straight, well and evenly spread, evenly scaled.

Appearance: Small, broad, compact, active, tame, standing up with regal and imperial splendor. 

Malaysian Female


 Comb: Single, small, set firmly and evenly on head, straight and upright, evenly serrated - regular and distinct points, the middle points the same length as the width of the blade, moderately arched.

 Beak: Strong, stout, and well curved.

Face: Small, rounded, smooth, fine in texture, free from wrinkle or folds.

Eyes: Round, conspicuous.

Wattles: Small, round, fine in texture, free from wrinkles or folds.

Ear Lobes: Small, oval, fitting closely to head.

Head: Small, with good width of skull, carried well back, eye behind a line vertically drawn through shank.

Neck: Moderate length, backward arched and curved showing off breast, full, tapering from shoulders to head, from head to neck to breast to stern a prominent 'S' shaped profile. Hackle: Abundant, flowing naturally from front of neck.

Back: Very short, broad, hidden away by hackle.  There should be no gap visible between the hackle and the tail.

Cushion: Short, feathers broad and plentiful, flowing into coverts.

Tail: Moderately large, carried at 75 degree angle. Main Tail: Feathers medium width, moderately spread in a neatly overlapping manner. Moderately fanned open from the rear view.
 Coverts: Abundant, medium width, flowing well up tail

Wings: Large, long, folded, carried vertically not quite touching the ground.  May be past vertical if bird is in strut. Shoulders and Fronts: Prominently forward, slightly concealed by hackle.
 Bows: Well rounded.
 Coverts: Feathers broad, forming two distinct bars across wings.
 Primaries: Moderate width, rather long, concealed by secondaries.
 Secondaries: Broad.

Breast: Highly lifted, well developed, full, carried prominently forward with the top of the breast forming a shelf and extending well in front of a vertical line drawn from point of beak, broad and well rounded, from head to neck to breast to stern a prominent 'S' shaped profile. These traits should be seen when the Serama pulls to its maximum position.

 Body & Stern: Body:  Short and compact, good depth and width.
 Stern: Fluff, short, abundant, from head to neck to breast to stern a prominent 'S' shaped profile.

Legs & Toes: Legs: Moderate length, widely set, parallel to each other without bowing or knock-knees; well proportioned.
 Lower Thighs: Moderate length, stout at top and tapering to hocks.
 Shanks: Moderate length, smooth, round, evenly scaled.
 Toes: Four, straight, well and evenly spread, evenly scaled.

Appearance: Small, broad, compact, active, tame, standing up with regal and imperial splendor.

Disqualifications

Comb: Comb foreign to the breed Single comb falling below the horizontal plane on level with top of head.
 Single comb with side sprig. Split comb.
 Inverted Comb

Legs: Creeper Legs
 Tail: Wry or Squirrel Tail
 Plumage: Any specimen having twisted feathers, particularly in hackle, back, wing bows and male sickles.

Defects

Character: Lack of attitude, nervousness or shyness.
Comb: Thumb-marks. Large combs.
 Wattles: Large wattles. Wattles with wrinkles or folds
 Head: Narrow head, crow head
 Back: Long or narrow back
 Chest/Breast: Shallow or narrow breast
 Legs: Short Legs
 Tail: Main tail sickles curved in a concave manner.
 Wings: Horizontal Wing.

At this time weights are not taken into consideration. 










































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