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Noun1.Colinus - New World quail: the bobwhitesColinus - New World quail: the bobwhites  
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Phasianidae, Phasianidae - pheasants; quails; partridges
bobwhite, bobwhite quail, partridge - a popular North American game bird; named for its call
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Predation on artificial nests of northern bobwhites, Colinus virginianus, by mammalian mesopredators: does the problem-individual paradigm fit?
Sublethal Effects of Subacute Exposure to RDX (1,3,5-trinitro-1,3,5-triazine) in the northern bobwhite, Colinus virginianus.
Northern bobwhite quail, Colinus virginianus, populations are regularly monitored by wildlife management agencies.