Himalayan quail (Ophrysia superciliosa)

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Himalayan quail fact file

Himalayan quail description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderGalliformes
FamilyPhasianidae
GenusOphrysia (1)

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Himalayan quail status

Classified as Critically Endangered (CR) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Critically Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (June, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Himalayan quail specimen  
Himalayan quail specimen

© National Museum of Natural History Naturalis, Leiden

National Museum of Natural History Naturalis
Darwinweg 2
Leiden
2333 CR
Netherlands
Tel: +33 (071) 568 76 00
Fax: +33 (071) 568 76 66
collectie@naturalis.nl
http://www.naturalis.nl

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