Japanese Quail Coturnix japonica


del Hoyo, J.; Elliott, A.; Sargatal, J. 1994. Handbook of the Birds of the World, vol. 2: New World Vultures to Guineafowl. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

Duckworth, J. W. 2009. Recent observations of Galliformes in degraded parts of Laos. G@lliformed 1: 18-20.

Okuyama, M. 2004. Current Status of the Japanese Quail Coturnix japonica as a Game Bird. Journal of the Yamashina Institute for Ornithology 35: 189-202.

Further resources

IUCN SSC Galliformes Specialist Group

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Coturnix japonica. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/japanese-quail-coturnix-japonica on 27/09/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 27/09/2023.