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California quail (male)

Callipepla californica

Description:

The California quail is a small ground dwelling bird. It has a golden scale pattern on its belly, mostly a slate gray color, with a black plume coming out of their head.

Habitat:

Shrubbery and open woodland areas throughout the Western United States.

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8 Comments

Lukas Ferrenburg
Lukas Ferrenburg 8 years ago

Thank you António!

Beautiful capture Lukas,great series,congrats and thanks for sharing

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 8 years ago

Lovely series.

Hema
Hema 8 years ago

lovely.

Lukas Ferrenburg
Lukas Ferrenburg 8 years ago

Thank you!

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

Lovely!

Lukas Ferrenburg
Lukas Ferrenburg 8 years ago

Thank you, they are really awesome birds!

The MnMs
The MnMs 8 years ago

Beautiful quail!

Lukas Ferrenburg
Spotted by
Lukas Ferrenburg

Oregon, USA

Spotted on Nov 3, 2012
Submitted on Nov 3, 2012

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