Madagascar Buttonquail - Turnix nigricollis

Length 1.2-1.3 ft (35.6-40.6 cm)
Weight 2.4-3.0 oz (67-84 g)
Clutch Size 3-5
Chicks at birth Precocial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern

The Madagascar Buttonquail is endemic to Madagascar. They are sexually dimorphic with the female being both larger and more brightly colored. They eat insects and seeds.

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