Quail are experts in camouflage, say researchers

Researchers say the quail are experts in camouflage.

Quail are experts in camouflage, say researchers

Science Recorder | James Fluere | Thursday, January 17, 2013

It turns out that quail are experts in camouflage, especially ground-nesting Japanese quail. According to researchers reporting in the journal Current Biology, mother quail are familiar enough with the patterning of their own eggs that they can choose laying spots to hide them best... To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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