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The California quail

by Leopold, A. Starker

  • 155 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pacific Coast (North America)
    • Subjects:
    • California quail,
    • Birds -- Pacific Coast (North America)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementA. Starker Leopold.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL696.G27 L46
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 281 p., [1] leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages281
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4902743M
      ISBN 100520033620
      LC Control Number76048003

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      The California Quail, Callipepla californica, is the state bird of California and the subject of A. Starker Leopold’s book, The California Quail, which combines nearly a . We all recognize the California Quail, with its striking good looks and mellow call notes. Widely distributed along the whole Pacific Coast, it has long been of interest to bird-lovers, sportsmen, ranchers, and wildlife biologists. In early times it was an important food source, and stocks were rapidly depleted by market hunters. Today its.

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