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Point Pelee National Park of Canada

Birds of Point Pelee National Park

Image of: Bobwhite, Northern
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Bobwhite, Northern (Local Rarety)
-Colinus virginianus (Linnaeus)

Male: white stripe above eye; throat patch white framed by black. In female the white of these areas is replaced by buff and the black by reddish brown. Upper parts predominantly reddish brown and flanks striped (not barred) in both sexes.