Common Quail
Coturnix coturnix
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The common quail is an uncommonly seen highland bird; note the dark chestnut face and the dark throat patch. The flight photo (West Kilimanjaro, 6-14) and the 2nd row left photo (Ngorongoro Crater, 7-14) are courtesy of Stefan Hitz. The other photos were taken on West Kilimanjaro (6-12).
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-20 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
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Stefan Hitz

Last Update this page: 5-13-15