Rock Bush Quail
The male is similar to the Jungle but has white underparts heavily barred with black, a rufous stripe above pale eyebrows, vermiculated beige and black underparts and pale undertail coverts. The female has a plain rufous face, whitish chin and pale supercilium. Habits: Similar to Jungle.
Dry semi-desert and thorn-scrub country.
W India from Haryana to S Kerala, Gujarat to Madhya Pradesh.
Musical, ascending trill.