Quail

Coturnix coturnixSofliarSummer visitor, erratic breeder.  Not recorded from January to March, or in November

Quail – records since 2000

All records of quail, extracted from the Pembrokeshire Bird Reports since 2000. Extra detail of Skokholm records from the Skokholm Annual Reports also included.

Quail – 2003-07 breeding

Coturnix coturnix – Sofliar – Summer visitor, erratic breeder.  Not recorded from January to March, or in November Comparison with previous atlas: 1984-88 2003-07 Breeding confirmed 1 Breeding probable 7 11 Breeding possible 1 No of tetrads occupied 8 (of 478) 12 (of 490) Percentage of tetrads 1.7% 2.5% Small numbers of quail are detected […]

Quail – 1994

Coturnix coturnix – Sofliar – Summer visitor, erratic breeder.  Not recorded from January to March, or in November 1984-88 Breeding confirmed 1 Breeding probable 7 Breeding possible No of tetrads occupied 8 (of 478) Percentage of tetrads 1.7% Considerable numbers occurred in Pembrokeshire during the irruption years of 1870, 1882, 1886, 1893 and 1899.  In […]

Quail – 1949

Species account from the Birds of Pembrokeshire, 1949, by Lockley, Ingram and Salmon.

Quail – 1894

Species account from the 1894 ‘Birds of Pembrokeshire and its Islands’ by Rev M A Mathew