Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Buttonquail :: Black-breasted Buttonquail

Black-breasted Buttonquail Turnix melanogaster

Described by: Gould (1837)
Alternate common name(s): Black-breasted Quail, Black-breasted Button-quail
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Inskip Point, Queensland, Australia - May, 2002 © Tom Tarrant  Queensland, Australia - 1999 © Hans&Judy Beste 
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Coastal ce. Australia;
Restricted range;
Se. Queensland from Cooktown s. to Brisbane (Duck Creek Road at Lamington National Park and Neumgua State Forests near Yarraman), ex. ne. New South Wales and Fraser Is.


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


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