Coturnix Quail as a Laboratory Research Animal

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Science  30 Jan 1959:
Vol. 129, Issue 3344, pp. 267-268
DOI: 10.1126/science.129.3344.267


The Coturnix quail is recommended to interested investigators, especially to embryologists and physiologists, for use in research because of its hardiness, ease of handling, precociousness, and great laying ability.