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Elegant Quail Callipepla douglasii

Described by: Vigors (1829)
Alternate common name(s): Reichenow's Quail, Douglas Quail, Benson's Quail
Old scientific name(s): Lophortyx douglasii, Lophortyx leucoprosopon


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W. Mexico;
(1) N. Sonora.
(2) W. Chihuahua
(3) S. Sonora, Sinaloa, nw. Durango, n. Nayarit, and w. Mexico.
(4) C. and s. Nayarit.
(5) Nw. Jalisco.


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


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