The BioFiles - Bill Hubick

California Quail (Callipepla californica)

Genus Callipepla  / Family Odontophoridae  / Order Galliformes  / Class Aves  / Phylum Chordata  / Kingdom Animalia

A California Quail on lookout as his covey passes quietly below - Monterey County, California (12/8/2019).

A California Quail in San Bernardino County, California (7/24/2006).

California Quail in San Bernardino County, California (7/24/2006).

A California Quail in San Bernardino Co., California (7/24/2006).

A California Quail in Monterey County, California (12/8/2019).

California Quail in the snow in Kern County, California (12/29/2019).

The members of this adorable flock of young California Quail are waiting their turns to fly to their roost in an ash tree. We watched this dusk ritual from 15' away in Piñon Hills (7/24/2006).

California Quail in Monterey County, California (1/10/2021).

California Quail in Monterey County, California (9/28/2020).

California Quail in Monterey County, California (2/27/2021).

A California Quail calling at dawn in Monterey County, California (5/16/2020).


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California Quail (Callipepla californica) - Map

For now, here's a fun heat map representation of my personal sightings in iNaturalist courtesy of iNaturalist.