Colinus virginianus


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Noun1.Colinus virginianus - a favorite game bird of eastern and central United StatesColinus virginianus - a favorite game bird of eastern and central United States
bobwhite, bobwhite quail, partridge - a popular North American game bird; named for its call
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Sublethal Effects of Subacute Exposure to RDX (1,3,5-trinitro-1,3,5-triazine) in the northern bobwhite, Colinus virginianus.
6) R Meleagris gallopavo Wild Turkey * Colinus virginianus Northern Bobwhite Tachybaptus Least Grebe dominicus * Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed Grebe Phalacrocorax Neotropic Cormorant 3.
Nesting Foraging Common Name Scientific Name Guild Guild American robin Turdus migratorius S GI/AO Bachman's sparrow Aimophila aestivalis G GI/Gr Common yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas S/G SI Eastern bluebird Sialia sialis C GI Northern bobwhite Colinus virginianus G GO Red-cockaded woodpecker Picoides borealis C BI Worm-eating warbler Helmitheros vermivorus G GI/SI *S=shrub, G=ground, C=cavity, B=bark, Gr=granivore, I=insectivore, O=omnivore Table 3.