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

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What

California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

tevoleus

Date

November 22, 2014 04:35 PM NZDT

Description

male and female adult quail with 15 chicks

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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mchaney

Date

June 24, 2016 11:08 AM PDT

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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kittygetter

Date

June 23, 2016 06:58 PM PDT

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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gwenckatz

Date

June 22, 2016 04:50 PM PDT

Description

Spotted flying over parking lot

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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kimssight

Date

June 19, 2016 09:27 AM PDT

Description

Red Rock Canyon State Park, CA 06/19/2016

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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richardwasson

Date

June 21, 2016

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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theblueharon

Date

June 21, 2016 04:21 PM PDT

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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pdvmushroom

Date

June 20, 2016 08:22 PM PDT

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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salmonskyview

Date

June 17, 2016

Description

pair

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What

Coastal California Quail Callipepla californica ssp. brunnescens

Observer

nelruzam

Date

June 18, 2016

Description

big family

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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todd7

Date

June 19, 2016 01:06 PM PDT

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California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

richardwasson

Date

June 18, 2016
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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. These birds have a curving crest or plume, made of six feathers, that droops forward: black in males and brown in females; the flanks are brown with white streaks. Males have a dark brown cap and a black face with a brown back, a grey-blue chest and a light brown...

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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.
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