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Occellated Quail Cyrtonyx ocellatus

Described by: Gould (1837)
Alternate common name(s): Ocellated Quail
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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C. Central America;
Restricted range;
Sw. Mexico e. of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec (e. Oaxaca in the Sierra Madre de Chiapas, c. Chiapas), e. Guatemala, ex. n. El Salvador to c. Honduras and formerly to ex. nc. Nicaragua.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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