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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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California Quail Callipepla californica

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nessmander

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January 17, 2017 12:04 PM NZDT

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Male with juvenile

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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anudibranchmom

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December 31, 2016 11:25 AM PST

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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natureinla

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January 14, 2017

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Photo and Observation via Instagram by a_viduetsky

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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January 4, 2017 03:13 PM PST

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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hendre17

Date

April 13, 2014 03:16 PM PDT

Description

Male and Female-On our back fence line, above the garden.

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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ghanda

Date

January 14, 2017 11:09 AM PST

Description

California Quial, Surprise Valley, Modoc Co., CA. Photo by J.R.

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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iheartnorcal

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January 14, 2017 08:50 AM PST

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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wildmarin

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January 14, 2017 06:34 PM PST

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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hoboannie

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January 14, 2017 03:44 PM PST

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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felixcollins

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January 11, 2017 10:25 AM +14

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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gyrrlfalcon

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January 14, 2017 03:58 PM PST

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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henicorhina

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August 1, 2009 06:54 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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