Definition of bustard quail in English:

bustard quail

Line breaks: bus|tard quail

noun

The barred button-quail. See button-quail.
More example sentences
  • They are the bustard quails, button quails & the little button quails.
  • Strangely enough, there are some species, like the painted snipe and bustard quail, which do the opposite: the female is decked out gaudily.
  • There are 15 species of bustard quail, classified in two genera of the phylum Chordata, subphylum Vertebrata, class Aves, order Gruiformes, family Turnicidae.

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