Scientific Name:

Turnix novaecaledoniae


New Caledonian Buttonquail Fact File

Distribution: New Caledonia – situated in the southwest Pacific Ocean, located to the south of Vanuatu, east of Australia, part of the Melanesia subregion.
Conservation Status: Critically Endangered; Probably Extinct.
Subspecies: None – Monotypic

Current conservation efforts



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