Hindi name: Gulu / Gundra / Gundlu / Salui gundra
The barred buttonquail is also called as common bustard-quail. This is reluctant to fly bird.
How does the bird appear…
It is rufous-brown above and rusty and buff below. Eyes are yellowish white. Bill and legs are bluish-grey. The female is larger and richly colored.
Habitat: Where to find this bird?
It inhabits grasslands, agricultural fields and savannas.
It feeds on insects and seeds.
Breeding & Nesting
It breeds throughout the year. Nest is scrape in ground lined by grass.