Coturnix novaezelandiae Quoy and Gaimard 1830 (New Zealand quail)

Aves - Galliformes - Phasianidae

Belongs to Coturnix according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also Worthy 1998 and Worthy and Grant-Mackie 2003

Sister taxa: Coturnix coturnix, Coturnix gomerae, Coturnix japonica, Coturnix pectoralis

Ecology: volant granivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of New Zealand (6 collections)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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