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Species profile—Coturnix ypsilophora (brown quail)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Phasianidae (Quails and Pheasants) → Coturnix ypsilophora (brown quail)

Photo of Coturnix ypsilophora (brown quail) - Jones, K.,Ken Jones,2011

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Phasianidae (Quails and Pheasants)
Scientific name
Coturnix ypsilophora Bosc, 1792
Common name
brown quail
WildNet taxon ID
1687
Synonym(s)
Synoicus ypsilophorus
Alternate name(s)
swamp partridge
partridge quail
silver quail
swamp quail
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Species environment
Terrestrial

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=1687

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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