Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program: Arizona
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

Arizona Project

Phylogeography of the masked bobwhite

January 2013 - December 2020


Participating Agencies

  • USFWS Region 2

The masked bobwhite is endangered in Arizona and Mexico. It is a subspecies of bobwhite and this study incorporates genomic methods from samples of contemporary and ancient (museum) specimens including 9 subspecies throughout their range, to determine the relationships among them.