Taxon profile


Gambel's Quail
Callipepla gambelii (Gambel, 1843)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Galliformes »  family Odontophoridae - New World quail »  genus Callipepla

Scientific synonyms

Lophortyx gambelii

Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 7

subspecies Callipepla gambelii friedmanni Moore, 1947
subspecies Callipepla gambelii fulvipectus Nelson, 1899
subspecies Callipepla gambelii gambelii (Gambel, 1843)
subspecies Callipepla gambelii ignoscens Friedmann, 1943
subspecies Callipepla gambelii pembertoni van Rossem, 1932
subspecies Callipepla gambelii sana (Mearns, 1914)
subspecies Callipepla gambelii stephensi Phillips, 1959

Links and literature

EN AOU Checklist of North and Middle American Birds 2013 [], North American Classification Committee (NACC) [as Callipepla gambelii]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Bird Life 5.1 [319]

Bird Life [] [as Callipepla gambelii Gambel, 1843]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Callipepla gambelii (Gambel, 1843)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Callipepla gambelii Gambel, 1843]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Callipepla gambelii]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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