Banded Quail Philortyx fasciatus



Conservation Status

Philortyx fasciatus is not threatened globally (Least Concern category) and the populations are considered stable. According to Mexican regulations, the populations are not threatened. Most aspects of their life history are unknown. Potential threats include the intensification of agriculture and hunt. Use programs are unknown for this species. Studies are needed on their ecology, reproductive biology and food, to encourage studies aimed at conservation.

Effects of human activity on populations

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Recommended Citation

Banded Quail (Philortyx fasciatus), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: