Harlequin Quail
Coturnix delegorguei
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The harlequin quail is widespread but often not seen unless flushed. The upper left and 4th row left photos are females. In the foreground of the other photos are males. The upper four photos were taken in Tarangire (11-04); the left 4th row, at Ndutu (7-13), courtesy of Joseph Morlan; the 6th row photo, near Naabi gate (5-20), courtesy of Per Holmen. The left 3rd row male was photographed in Katavi NP (11-13), courtesy of Mika Peterson and the bottom photo of an adult and a juvenile (Maswa GR, 4-23) is courtesy of Amos Pampy Hardecker. The other two males were also seen in Katavi (11-13).
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-23 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Joseph Morlan, Mika Peterson, Per Holmen, A.P.Hardecker

Last Update this page: 7-27-23