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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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Recent observations

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California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

meliains

Date

July 26, 2016 10:43 AM PDT

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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jaykeller

Date

July 16, 2016 10:06 AM PDT

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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beartracker

Date

July 19, 2016

Place

Redway, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Tracks of baby and adult quail in dust.

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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datnatureguy

Date

June 13, 2016 06:30 PM PDT

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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richardwasson

Date

July 24, 2016 12:59 PM PDT

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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richardwasson

Date

July 24, 2016 12:10 PM PDT

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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lenaz

Date

July 23, 2016 05:26 PM PDT

Description

Male quail on lookout. There was a brood of tiny quails - adorable.

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California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

steve_kerr

Date

April 12, 2012 03:45 PM NZST

Place

Alexandra (Google, OSM)

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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nanorca13

Date

July 19, 2016 06:47 PM PDT

Description

Male standing guard for family below.

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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madisonglenn

Date

July 7, 2016 01:46 PM PDT

Description

This quail chick as found on the Goodman Homestead. It's large and small intestines were out of it's body, and it had only been dead for about 2 minutes. It's age was around 3 weeks, and it was 9 cm when straightened.

This picture as taken on July 13, 2016

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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cem

Date

June 26, 2016 06:30 AM PDT

Description

3 observed

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California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

slsfirefight

Date

July 10, 2016 02:48 PM PDT
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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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