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

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Recent observations

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What

California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

mariobird

Date

July 22, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

beartracker

Date

July 2, 2014

Place

Redway, CA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

beartracker

Date

July 25, 2014

Place

Redway, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

California quail dust bath form and full hind foot tracks. You can even see wing imprints at the top of the form. The entire heel left an imprint. The left one is clearest.

Photos / Sounds

What

California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

knightericm

Date

July 23, 2014 08:11 AM CDT

Description

About 5 of them in creosote thicket. Males and females.

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No photos or sounds

What

California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

mariobird

Date

July 16, 2014

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California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

kueda

Date

July 17, 2014 06:07 PM PDT

Description

Or big foot

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

jnstuart

Date

June 16, 2006

Description

No photo, just observation from field notes.

Sauvie Island Wildlife Area, along Oak Island Road, NW of Portland, Oregon.

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California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

beartracker

Date

July 13, 2014

Place

Redway, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

California quail adult and young

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California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

keithmelliott

Date

July 14, 2014 06:01 PM PDT

Description

Nest fell from rafter in barn, parent not found in area. Taken to shelter in Calabasas.

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California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

July 13, 2014 09:00 AM PDT

Description

Picture sadly obscured; I both saw and heard it clearly, but there was too much in the way for my poor camera to comprehend.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

leslie_flint

Date

July 13, 2014 07:18 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

dpom

Date

July 11, 2014
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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.