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California quail

Callipepla californica

Description:

Ground bird with black "deely-bob" curving forward.

Habitat:

High desert plateau east side of the Cascade mountains in Ponderosa pine country, running along a residential street in Bend.

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2 Comments

JoshuaGSmith
JoshuaGSmith 5 years ago

Nice. California Quail, from what I've seen, are substantially more elusive than the tame Gambel's quail here in AZ.

Wading_Willow
Wading_Willow 5 years ago

So pretty!

shebebusynow
Spotted by
shebebusynow

Bend, Oregon, USA

Spotted on Apr 23, 2011
Submitted on Apr 25, 2011

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