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  • 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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California Quail Callipepla californica

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direbecca

Date

July 25, 2010

Description

Adult with 3 chicks.

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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dave-barry

Date

February 28, 2015

Description

cock.

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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dave-barry

Date

February 28, 2015

Description

hen

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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alexshepard

Date

February 21, 2015 03:07 PM PST

Description

Quail

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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beartracker

Date

January 31, 2015

Place

Redway, CA (Google, OSM)

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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bjoelle

Date

February 10, 2015

Description

On my way into the park. He was puffed up sitting on the road and dashed under the bushes when I started driving again. Again, couldn't photograph.

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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mcduck

Date

May 10, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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mcduck

Date

July 28, 2014

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(Somewhere...)

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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aunty

Date

February 8, 2015

Description

With two of her very well camouflaged chicks.

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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direbecca

Date

July 26, 2014

Description

These chicks are part of a covey (of about 12 adults) which roam our suburban neighborhood. Our quiet 46-acre community is fenced, so the quail have persisted here since the early 70's.

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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direbecca

Date

February 1, 2015

Description

We have a resident covey of about a dozen quail who stop by often to feed & have their dirt baths.

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California Quail Callipepla californica ssp. brunnescens

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dwest

Date

February 1, 2015 04:19 PM PST
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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.