There are not that many birds with names beginning with Q, but we have a few listed here for you to explore. Enjoy.
A small ground-dwelling bird in the New World quail family, the California quail is also known as the California valley quail or Valley quail. These birds have a six-feathered, curved crest or plume that droops forward; the sides are brown with white streaks while the males are black and the females are brown.
The white-throated quail-dove is a species of bird in the family Columbidae. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru.
The cardinal quelea is a species of bird in the family Ploceidae. It is found in Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia.
The red-billed quelea, also known as the red-billed weaver or red-billed dioch, is a small—approximately 12 cm long and weighing 15–26 g —migratory, sparrow-like bird of the weaver family, Ploceidae, native to Sub-Saharan Africa.