Crested Bobwhite (Spot-bellied)
Colinus cristatus [leucopogon Group]
1 Adult Male
Walter A Thurber
21 May 1972
- 13.8 -89.4333333
- 500 meters
- UHER 4000L
- Parabola 45.7cm (18in)
This individual, after being flushed, landed in small, low-branched tree where it began to call. The hoarse quality of its voice, while not usual, was noted occasionally in this area.
Habitat: Drained swampland converted to pasture with patches of original woods.