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23 Mar 2014 8:58PM
Looks like a type of quail to me, and since it is rather flamboyant I am guessing male.

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KarenFB Plus
11 4.8k 171 England
23 Mar 2014 8:59PM
Could be a Gambel's Quail. Smile

A really pretty looking bird, well caught!
morpheus1955 10 3 2 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2014 9:22PM
Brilliant shot Lin, no idea what it is though, well apart from it being a bird of course Smile

meyeview Plus
7 1.2k 1 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2014 9:36PM
I believe this is a valley quail. I could, however, be wrong.
nice image regardless of name.
23 Mar 2014 9:40PM
An excellent image, Lin.
Wish I could help you with its type.

23 Mar 2014 9:42PM
No idea Lin but a lovely shot Lin. Cathy
netta1234 Plus
5 382 2 Wales
23 Mar 2014 10:13PM
A lovely image ,but cant help with IDSmile
8 10 10 England
23 Mar 2014 10:48PM
Don't know what he is but looks very plump and quite handsome really. Smile
pamelajean Plus
11 979 1891 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2014 10:56PM
A really attractive closeup, Lin, love that black plume.
This is the California Quail, which you can see here .
RonnieAG Plus
7 154 116 Scotland
23 Mar 2014 11:17PM
Haven't a clue about ID and my it's looks, neither has itWinkWink.
Fine shot through mesh.
I see Pamela has ID'd it for you though.
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
23 Mar 2014 11:35PM
Looks just like our Quail. Well captured.
Irishkate Plus
6 40 107 United Kingdom
23 Mar 2014 11:57PM
An excellent image Lin especially through mesh!
Glad you got an ID - a handsome bird.
Kate GrinGrinGrin
24 Mar 2014 2:21AM
Nice closeup shot. Love the details.
CarolG Plus
10 199 20 Greece
24 Mar 2014 5:41AM
A fine image, Lin, very well captured. Carol
andylea 8 37 1 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2014 6:13AM
24 Mar 2014 7:57AM
Very good bird portrait!
24 Mar 2014 10:54AM
no idea but it could be stuffed and roasted mefinks Tongue good one

24 Mar 2014 11:30AM
beautiful shot ! i can't help with the ID though Mossyoak Richard is the man to ask! i'm sure he'll know
24 Mar 2014 12:31PM
Lovely A Pheasant look like.
ColleenA Plus
4 324 5 Australia
24 Mar 2014 4:23PM
What a stunning bird, love his markings, an excellent capture
Chinga Plus
6 3 1 United Kingdom
26 Mar 2014 5:25AM
He is really pretty! Love the "panache" on his head anf your view point!
oll1e Plus
9 57 2 United Kingdom
28 Mar 2014 11:21PM
Californian quail Lin and looks a beauty ,lovely captureWink

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