Common Quail

(Coturnix coturnix)

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Perdicula asiatica
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Scientific Information

Other Names: European Quail, Migratory Quail, Coturnix Quail, Grey Quail.

Subspecies:

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.

Habitat: Grasslands

Status in Wild: Wide range and considered locally common.



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