Quail Coturnix coturnix
29' 26.37'' N 00º 12' 23.62'' E TQ535703 6
song from mixed, rough grassland on former landfill
‘liquid whitting’ - traditionally phonetically rendered
as wet my lips.
3-element phrases were repeated up 8 times per
additional nasal ‘squelch’ between the 2nd & 3rd
elements which can be heard at close range.
Beesonend Lane, Redbourn, Hertfordshire,
47' 19.51" N 00° 22' 06.12" W 13
uttered from wheat field.
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