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Quail Eggs in Hiding A group of quail eggs placed in a hallowed out Cholla cactus arm. Callipepla gambelii,Gambels quail Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Quail Eggs in Hiding

A group of quail eggs placed in a hallowed out Cholla cactus arm.

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  1. How on earth did you find that? Posted 4 days ago
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The Gambel's quail is a small ground-dwelling bird in the New World quail family. It inhabits the desert regions of Arizona, California, Colorado, New Mexico, Nevada, Utah, Texas, and Sonora; also New Mexico-border Chihuahua and the Colorado River region of Baja California. The Gambel's quail is named in honor of William Gambel, a 19th-century naturalist and explorer of the Southwestern United States.

The species is not as widely introduced as the related California quail. It was however.. more

Similar species: Chicken-like Birds
Species identified by Stephen Philips
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Uploaded Jun 10, 2015.