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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The area is mowed and maintained as a northern bobwhite quail (Colinus virginianus [L.]) (Odontophoridae) hunting management area.
A captive-bred bobwhite quail (Colinus virginianus) ranch in southern Utah, USA, experienced high mortality rates in the late summer and fall of 2012.
We chose to examine the influence of food supplementation using a wild population of northern bobwhites Colinus virginianus; hereafter 'bobwhite'.
Northern bobwhite (Colinus virginianus; hereafter, bobwhite or quail) adults are largely granivorous, primarily eating seeds produced from grasses and forbs.
An outbreak of blackhead disease (Histomonas meleagridis) in farm-Reared bobwhite quail (Colinus virginianus).
(10) were particularly interested in predation on northern bobwhite (Colinus virginianus), but that species made up only 10% of the bird remains in the scats.
The effect of flunixin meglumine (Banamine) on the renal function in northern bobwhite quail (Colinus virginianus): An avian model.
Doxon and Carroll (2010), examined differences in prey preferences between pheasant and northern bobwhite (Colinus virginianus) chicks using compositional analysis.
Enhanced prenatal auditory experience facilitates species-specific visual responsiveness in bobwhite quail chicks (Colinus virginianus).
Geological Survey, C2S2 provides advice and guidance for improved captive management of the federally endangered masked bobwhite quail (Colinus virginianus ridgwayi) at Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge in Arizona; is assessing the causes of death in reintroduced Attwater's prairie chickens (Tympanuchus cupido attwateri) at Attwater's Prairie Chicken National Wildlife Refuge in Texas; and is examining the low fertility of the whooping crane breeding flock at the Patuxent Wildlife Research Center in Maryland.