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Cyrtonyx
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Montezuma Quail (Cyrtonyx montezumae)
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Galliformes
Family Odontophoridae
Genus Cyrtonyx

Cyrtonyx is a genus of New World quails in the Odontophoridae family.

Species

It contains the following species:

Montezuma Quail (Vigors, 1830) (Cyrtonyx montezumae)
Ocellated Quail (Gould, 1837) (Cyrtonyx ocellatus)
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