Habitat: Wooded or bushy river valleys to mixed grass prairies, tree thickets adjacent to pasture lands.
Description: Often confused with the Northern Bobwhite Quail at first glance, but closer observation shows that the Speckled Bobwhite has a caramel speckling all over its body.
Status in Aviculture: Common
Breeding Season: April to June.
Breeding Age: First year.
Clutch Size: 12-14 eggs.
Incubation Period: 23 days.
Misc. Aviculture Notes: With such a diverse range and habitat, these birds do well in any climate. This species has no special demands and can
be reared in the same manner as Bobwhite Quail.
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