Quail Sound Recordings Cambridge MA

Local resource for quail sound recordings in Cambridge, MA. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to quail sound recordings, quail song recordings, and quail bird houses, as well as advice and content on attracting quails, quail feeders, quail types, and quail descriptions.

AR Hobby
(781) 519-0286
24 Riverside Avenue
Medford, MA
 
Train Shop
(617) 268-6194
Andrew Square 388 Dorchester Street
South Boston, MA
 
Hobby Connection
(781) 438-1697
Inc. 4 Franklin Street
Stoneham, MA
 
Minutemen Hobby Shop
(781) 843-3316
25 Elm Street
Braintree, MA
 
North East Trains
(978) 532-1615
18 Main Street
Peabody, MA
 
Charles Ro Supply Co.
(617) 321-0090
662 Cross Street
Malden, MA
 
Charles Ro Supply
(781) 321-0090
662 Cross St.
Malden, MA
 
Hobbytown Quincy
(617) 472-3887
1515 Hancock Street
Quincy, MA
 
Great Train Store
(508) 655-3341
Natick Mall 1245 Worcester Street #2172
Natick, MA
 
Bill's Friendly Train Shoppe
(617) 986-5295
414 Center Street
Randolph, MA
 

California Quail

Callipepla californica L 10" (25 cm)

Photo by John Sorensen.

Listen to a California quail.

Despite its name, the California quail is not quite restricted to that state, breeding from extreme southern British Columbia south through Baja California and into Nevada and parts of Idaho and Utah. The male has a black face outlined in white, a red crown, and a curved black crest feather that looks like a reverse question mark. It is separated from the similar Gambel's quail by its speckled belly. The female is duller and has a smaller crest but also has a speckled belly. It breeds in brushy areas and chaparral and is fairly common in some suburban neighborhoods, where it can be a regular visitor to feeders. The typical call is a ringing Chi-ca-GO , which can be heard for as much as a mile. Family groups in the back yard are frequently heard giving a variety of soft clucking noises.

This sound file requires RealPlayer . Bird song courtesy of Lang Elliott, NatureSound Studio . ...

Author: Bird Watcher's Digest

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