Order: Galliformes | Family: Odontophoridae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Ccosnitpata Valley, Peru
Status: The Stripe-faced Wood-Quail is rare to uncommon. It is the only wood-quail found at higher elevations in montane forests at elevations ranging between approximately 1800 – 3300 m. It also occurs in Bo.
Name in Spanish: Codorniz Enmascarada.
Sub-species: Stripe-faced Wood-Quail (Odontophorus balliviani) Gould, 1846.
Meaning of Name: Odontophorus: Gr. Bearing teeth. balliviani: After Jose Ballivian, former president of Bolivia. In reference to the thick toothed bill of the genus Odontophorus, named after a Bolivian president.
- Species range based on: Schulenberg, T. S., D. F. Stotz, and L. Rico. 2006. Distribution maps of the birds of Peru, version 1.0. Environment, Culture & Conservation (ECCo), The Field Museum. http://fm2.fieldmuseum.org/uw_test/birdsofperu on 10/18/2014.