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[Latin coturnīx, quail.]


(Animals) any of several quails of the genus Coturnix of the family Phasianidae
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Noun1.coturnix - Old World quailCoturnix - Old World quail      
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Phasianidae, Phasianidae - pheasants; quails; partridges
Old World quail - small game bird with a rounded body and small tail
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49) The length of action of deslorelin has been evaluated in Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) after implantation of a 4.
The effect of vitamin E and vitamin C on the performance of Japanese Quails (Coturnix Coturnix Japonica) reared under heat stress during growth and egg production period.
Effect of dietary addition of Turkish propolis on the growth performance, carcass characteristics and serum variables of quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica).
ABSTRACT : The present study aimed to determine the effects of different storage materials and storage period on some hatchability traits of Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) eggs.
Influence of the GnRH-slow release agonist deslorelin on the gonadal activity of Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica).
1996), we placed two Coturnix quail eggs (Lake Cumberland Game Bird Farm and Hatchery, Monticello, KY, USA) together on the ground.
Phenotypic Correlations between some external and internal egg quality traits in the japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica).
Retrieving a coturnix quail is 9-week-old Robingun's Colt Viper das Cooper, owned by John Raifsniderof Casco, Maine.
Okon BI, Obi MB and AA Ayuk Performance of quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica) fed graded level of boiled sun-dried taro cocoyam (colocasia esculenta) as replacement for maize.
Dates and date pits as ingredients in broiler starting and Coturnix quail breeder diets.
Bird species that tested positive for highly pathogenic avian influenza subtype H5N1 in South Korea, 2010-2011 Avian order and species Scientific name Galliformes * Domestic chicken Gallus gallus domesticus Common quail Coturnix coturnix Common pheasant Phasianus colchicus Domestic turkey Meleagris gallopavo Anseriformes Domestic duck * Anas platyrhynchos Mallard Anas platyrhynchos Mandarin duck Aix galericulata Whooper swan Cygnus cygnus Baikal teal Anas formosa White-fronted goose Anser albifrons Spot-billed duck Anas poecilorhyncha Falconiformes Eurasian sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus Common kestrel Falco tinnunculus Strigiformes Eurasian eagle owl Bubo bubo Unknown -- Total Avian order and species Sample No.
Bobwhite and Coturnix quail, pheasants & chukars.