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30 Harlequin Quail
Grouse and Quails of North America, by Paul A. Johnsgard
  • Paul A. Johnsgard, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Date of this Version
5-8-1973
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From Grouse and Quails of North America, by Paul A. Johnsgard (Lincoln, NE, 1973 & 2008). Electronic edition copyright © 2008 Paul A. Johnsgard.
Abstract

Cyrtonyx montezumae (Vigors) 1830
Other vernacular names: Black quail, Codorniz Encinera, Codorniz Pinta, crazy quail, fool quail, massena quail, Mearns quail, Montezuma quail, painted quail, squat quail
Range: Southwestern United States south to Oaxaca, Mexico. The doubtfully distinct species C. ocellatus (Gould) extends from southern Oaxaca to Nicaragua.

Citation Information
Paul A. Johnsgard. "30 Harlequin Quail" (1973)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/paul_johnsgard/57/