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Small Buttonquail/Common Buttonquail Turnix sylvaticus dussumier   - Male
Small Buttonquail/Common Buttonquail
Photographer : © Jugal Tiwari
Location :Kutch, Gujarat, India
Date : 12 August 2011
English synonyms:Buttonquail, Small Button Quail, Little Buttonquail, Little Button Quail, Little Bustardquail, Striped Buttonquail, Striped Button Quail, Common Button Quail, Kurrichane Buttonquail (lepurana), Kurrichane Button Quail (lepurana), Andalusian Hemipode, Andalucian Hemipode
Bird Family :Turnicidae - Buttonquails
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Uncommon resident of the grasslands of Kutch, e.g. Naliya Grasslands. Nests during the monsoon. - JT