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California quail

Callipepla californica


A small ground-dwelling bird that is usually seen in flocks. They are a roundish bird with a rich gray breast, intricately scaled underparts, and a forward-drooping head plume.


Spotted at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge. Extensive wetlands, marsh, and prairie habitats.

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Brian38 2 years ago

Thank you Israel4.

Israel4 2 years ago

good photo

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Voltage, Oregon, United States

Spotted on Nov 14, 2021
Submitted on Jan 5, 2022

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