Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica).

Abstract

This article describes the origin, habitat, pet suitability, morphology, characteristics, feeding, reproduction, behaviour, housing, restraint, anaesthesia, diseases, zoonotic potential and husbandry of Japanese quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica).