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(Redirected from Small Buttonquail)
Alternative names: Little Buttonquail; Small Buttonquail; Andalusian Hemipode; Kurrichane Buttonquail
Sexes are similar
Nine subspecies are recognized:
Grasslands or scrub jungle. Also cornfields and stretches of grassy plains.
The diet includes insects and seeds.
The female builds the nest which is a pad of grass placed in a natural hollow in the ground, amongst the stems of a tuft of grass. The 4 speckled greyish eggs are incubated by the male who cares for the precocial young.
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