Barred Buttonquail taking a dust bath

posted in: Feathers-maintenance | 2

Pamela Lim in her Facebook wrote: “Taking a drive around my biggest and most peaceful birding haven, I found a Barred Buttonquail (Turnix suscitator) dusting and shaking itself in the sand. Seizing the opportunity, I borrowed Aziz’s new toy to capture the moment. If you haven’t seen what this cute bird looks like, watch this one minute video now….. :)”


2 Responses

  1. is it a male or a female?

  2. Tou Jing Yi

    hi magby,

    with the black throat, this is a female adult.


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