Mountain Quail

Oreortyx pictus Order: Galliformes Family: Odontophoridae (New World Quail)
Oreortyx pictus Order: Galliformes Family: Odontophoridae (New World Quail)
Mountain Quail

This secretive species is much more often heard than seen. Laura heard it in Yosemite during her Conservation Big Year, and got one quick look, but has never had a chance to photograph one yet. It’s considered rare or declining.

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