Gallery description : pictures of quail

The top speed it can reach is 24km/h (15mph). Quail is a bird that inhabits woodland and forest areas. It has a feathers skin type. This type of birds usually have 30cm - 37cm (12in - 14.6in) wing span. The preferred food type is omnivore. The average weight is 70g - 140g (2.4oz - 4.9oz). These birds usually live 3 - 5 years.

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Facts about quails
NameQuail
OrderGalliformes
FamilyPhasianidae
Conservation StatusLeast concern
Main PreySeeds, flowers, insects
Life Span3 - 5 years
GenusCoturnix
PhylumChordata
ColourBrown, black, white, blue
KingdomAnimalia
Weight70g - 140g (2.4oz - 4.9oz)
Scientific NameCoturnix coturnix
LifestyleSolitary
Top Speed24km/h (15mph)
Wing Span30cm - 37cm (12in - 14.6in)
HabitatWoodland and forest areas
DietOmnivore
Size (H)11cm - 20cm (4.5in - 7.8in)
ClassAves
TypeBird
Distinctive FeaturesSmall body size and brightly coloured eggs
Skin TypeFeathers
PredatorsCats, snakes, raccoons
Average Clutch Size6
Image Details
Description Pictures of quail. California Quail photo: Male, standing | the Internet Bird Collection
Width 1216 pixels
Heigh 766 pixels
File type JPG
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