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Other Names: European Quail, Migratory Quail, Coturnix Quail, Grey Quail.
Range: C. c. coturnix - Breeds in Europe, North Africa, Western Asia, winters in central Africa east to India; C. c. confisa - Azores, Canaries and Madeira; C. c. africana - South Africa and Madagascar; C. c. erlangeri - Eastern Africa.
Status in Wild: Wide range and considered locally common.
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