Quail

Coturnix coturnix


Scarce summer visitor and passage migrant, subject to influxes. Red List species.



BOU Name
Common Quail
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All records. (RED LIST SPECIES)
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Quail 15 Jul 2021 Elmstead Liz Huxley 1 heard several times
Quail 14 Jul 2021 Elmstead Michael Padmore 1 One bird heard calling at start and end of visit. Recording made.
Quail 10 May 2021 Good Easter Martin Henry 1 "singing" in cornfield.....first local record
Quail 29 Jul 2017 WigboroWick Farm, St Osyth Clive Atkins 1 Presumably the same bird calling from a different field
Quail 27 Jul 2017 WigboroWick Farm, St Osyth Clive Atkins 1 Heard from garden.
Quail 11 Jul 2017 Earls Colne Mick Tracey 1 Still calling field from Curds Rd 8th week
Quail 23 Jun 2017 South Woodham Ferrers Robert Pease 1 A bird calling briefly at the east end of East Marsh where Clements Green Creek meets the river Crouch.
Quail 22 Jun 2017 Earls Colne Mick Tracey 1 Still calling (6th week) from bend in Curds Rd.
Quail 12 Jun 2017 Earls Colne Glen Moore 1 Still calling from grass field at junction of Curds Road and Newhouse Road
Quail 07 Jun 2017 Earls Colne Glen Moore 1 Barley field near corner of Curds Road and Newhouse Road
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