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Synonyms for bobwhite

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The University of Tennessee (Ag Research) to support northern bobwhite quail population and habitat growth in Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana and Virginia.
OUTLOOK: Arkansas boasts a familiar story when it comes to bobwhite quail.
Birdwatchers in Northeastern America have been witness to the continuing plummet of northern bobwhite populations.
Donor plants of immature embryos (explants) were: BR18-Terena, MGS1 Alianca, MGS3 Brilhante, PF020037, PF020062 (all of the above are for rainfed cultivation), and BRS 264 (irrigated cultivation) and Bobwhite SH 9826 (responsive control for in vitro regeneration and genetic transformation).
Rolled neatly into the cavity under the buttplate was a 1925 Kansas hunting license, full of arcane knowledge: In 1925, pheasants didn't exist, prairie chickens were wide open, bobwhite quail were hunted every other year, and deer had been declared extinct.
2010); however, the literature is scant for bobwhite in particular--only two studies included in Smith et al.
Upland birds in less-open spaces-especially in the East-are not doing as well, thanks to changes ranging from "clean farming," with less brush left for bobwhite, to white-tailed deer so numerous they've nibbled away the smaller plants ruffed grouse need for nesting and food.
Quail: Northern Bobwhite, Jumbo Bobwhite, Texas ASM, Valley, Gambel, Blue Scale, Mountain, Mearns.
As my late Grandfather Ben Gillham who passed on back in 2002, the farm is all gone now, just a bunch of weeds and, yes, there are a few coveys of the bobwhite quail and a bunch of dove out there today.
Those thoughts were interrupted by the buzzing of a dozen bobwhite quail taking flight at my feet, and I didn't return to that salt-rimmed shot again until several hours later.
A northern bobwhite quail was shuffling slowly toward the sound of the recording.
Northern bobwhite (Colinus virginianus; hereafter, bobwhite or quail) adults are largely granivorous, primarily eating seeds produced from grasses and forbs.
Bobwhite exhibited maximum embryogenic callus production followed by Ufaq-2000' Punjab-2011' and Sehar-2006'.
With the help of more than $6 million from the state of Texas, prairies west of Houston are being restored with native grasses to increase the population of bobwhite quail, whose numbers have been on the decline in recent years.
Additionally, we wanted to collect data on northern bobwhite, a game bird of high importance to wildlife managers (National Bobwhite Technical Committee 2011).