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  • French
    • Colin de Californie
  • Scientific Names
    • Callipepla californica
    • Lophortyx californica
  • English
    • California Quail
  • Spanish
    • Codorniz californiana
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • CAQU
  • Portuguese
    • Codorniz-da-califórnia

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Recent observations

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What

California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

ctrax

Date

March 26, 2015 03:41 PM PDT

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No photos or sounds

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California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

vanessascott967

Date

March 23, 2015

Description

I spotted 2 of these birds by the vineyard at Lincoln University campus. I am pretty sure they were California quails since both had a crest plume sitting on the top of their head curving forward. They had a brownish colouring.

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What

California quail Callipepla californica

Observer

tai2

Date

March 23, 2015 11:18 AM NZDT

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California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

tai1

Date

March 23, 2015 11:25 AM NZDT

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No photos or sounds

What

california quail Callipepla californica

Observer

rokathgw

Date

March 14, 2015 10:47 AM PDT

Description

Just heard this one

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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evelynch

Date

March 15, 2015

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What

California Quail (Callipepla californica) Callipepla californica

Observer

digibirdtrek

Date

March 15, 2015 10:57 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Don't see these too often in this location.

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What

California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

sidesplotch

Date

March 11, 2015 08:57 AM PDT

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What

California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

sidesplotch

Date

March 10, 2015 09:38 AM PDT

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What

California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

finatic

Date

February 28, 2015 10:19 AM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

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What

California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

sidesplotch

Date

March 9, 2015 10:13 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

pbrastow

Date

March 7, 2015 09:45 AM PST

Description

Heard it saw it but didn't want to disturb it.

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Description from Wikipedia

The California Quail (Callipepla californica), also known as the California Valley Quail or Valley Quail, is a small ground-dwelling bird in the New World quail family. It is the state bird of California.

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.