northern bobwhite


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Related to northern bobwhite: Colinus virginianus
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Noun1.northern bobwhite - a favorite game bird of eastern and central United Statesnorthern bobwhite - 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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13) Flunixin meglumine at a minimal dose was shown to cause glomerular lesions in northern bobwhite quail (Colinus virginianus), however, these birds were dehydrated and treated systemically for 7 consecutive days.
Northern bobwhite (Colinus virginianus; hereafter, bobwhite or quail) adults are largely granivorous, primarily eating seeds produced from grasses and forbs.
Habitat manipulation influences northern bobwhite resource selection on a reclaimed surface mine.
yellow-breasted chat [Icteria virens], prairie warbler, and northern bobwhite [Colinus virginianus]).
On a less positive note, numbers of Northern Bobwhite, American Kestrels, and Loggerhead Shrikes continue to decline in most regions.
Quail: Northern Bobwhite, Jumbo Bobwhite, Texas A & M, Valley, Gambel, Blue Scale, Mountain, Mearns.
Doxon and Carroll (2010), examined differences in prey preferences between pheasant and northern bobwhite (Colinus virginianus) chicks using compositional analysis.
Greg Hagan is the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Northern Bobwhite Coordinator and Upland Ecosystem Restoration Project Director.
Point counts with radii of up to 500-m are commonly used for surveys of northern bobwhite (Murray et al.
An array of pitfall traps was established to measure activity density of ground-dwelling arthropod families that are potential prey items for Northern Bobwhite quail (Colinus viriginianus) on the Beaver River Wildlife Management Area, Beaver County, Oklahoma.
These birds have earned the unfortunate distinction of a spot on Audubon's list: American Bittern, Black-throated Sparrow, Boreal Chickadee, Common Grackle, Common Tern, Eastern Meadowlark, Evening Grosbeak, Field Sparrow, Grasshopper Sparrow, Greater Scaup, Horned Lark, Lark Sparrow, Little Blue Heron, Loggerhead Shrike, Northern Bobwhite, Northern Pintail, Ruffed Grouse, Rufous Hummingbird, Snow Bunting and Whip-poor-will.
Northern Bobwhite (Colinus virginianus) abundant in relation to yearly weather and long-term climate patterns.

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