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Observation of Mountain Quail (Oreortyx pictus) reported September 7, 2013 - 8:49am by mlarkin

September 7, 2013 - 8:49am -- mlarkin

What

Species: 

Mountain Quail (Oreortyx pictus)

Glenn and Martha Vargas Location Created: Joshua Tree National Monument, Stubby Springs (Riverside County, California, US)
Scientific Name(s): 
Oreortyx pictus
Common Name(s): 
Mountain Quail
Species Confidence: 
100%
Observation Method(s): 
Individual(s) Observed (seen)
Heard Vocalizations
Count: 
4
Count Type: 
Absolute
Sex: 
Unknown
Life State: 
Alive
Life Stage: 
Immature

Where

Location: 
Location Precision: 
±50 meters
Location Resource: 
Transformed Location
Directions: 
Along Deep Creek Trail
Location Use: 
Unknown
Habitat Description: 
Steep north facing slope, brushy rock slide area.
Game Management Unit: 
County: 

When

Date Time: 
September 6, 2013, 12:30 am MDT to September 7, 2013, 12:22 am MDT
Date/Time Precision: 
±3,600 seconds

Who

& How

Location Unresolveable: 
No
Source Type: 
Animal Observation Report (Sightings)