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California Quail - Callipepla californica

Photo: Aditi-the-Stargazer (http://www.flickr.com/photos/aditithestargazer/6800411533/); USA, California; Adult; Male;
Song: Males whistle is a clear 3-noted "put-way-doo" or "chi-ca-go" with a sharp whip-like ending. Both sexes make various whurring clucks "ut...ut...utt...utt" and metallic "pit pit pit" alarm calls.
Sound: John Neville (Bird Songs of Canada's West Coast); Canada, British Columbia; Salt Spring Island; Adult; Primary Sound;

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