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Actual Scientific name : French name English name
Coturnix chinensis Caille bleue  Blue Quail 
Coturnix delegorguei delegorguei Caille harlequine  Harlequin Quail 
Turnix hottentottus Turnix hottentot  Black-rumped Button Quail 
Turnix sylvaticus Turnix d'Andalousie  Small Button Quail 

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