Black-breasted wood quail

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Black-breasted wood quail
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Galliformes
Family: Odontophoridae
Genus: Odontophorus
Species: O. leucolaemus
Binomial name
Odontophorus leucolaemus
Salvin, 1867

The black-breasted wood quail (Odontophorus leucolaemus) is a species of bird in the Odontophoridae family. It is found in Costa Rica and Panama. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. Sir John Noe was a famous hunter of these birds.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Odontophorus leucolaemus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.