Skip to main content
×
×
Home

A Review of The Nutrition of Japanese Quail

  • K. F. Shim (a1) and Pran Vohra (a1)
Abstract
Copyright
References
Hide All
Alford, R. K. (1968). Vitamin requirements of coturnix quail. M.Sc. Thesis, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama.
Allen, N. K. and Young, R. J. (1980). Studies o n the amino acid rcquiremciirs of laying Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica). Poultry Science 59: 2029.
Ai-Hasani, S. M. and Parrish, D. S. (1968). Vitamin A activity of β-apo-carntcnale in Coturnix coturnix japonica. Journal of Nutrition 94: 402.
Ai-Hasani, S. M. and Parish, A. B. (1972). Forms of vitamin A and of caro-tenoids in tissues. blood serum and yolk of egss from Coturnix coturnix japonica fed β-apo-carotenals. Journal of Nutrition. 102: 1437.
Arscolt, G. H. (1967). Pyridoxine requirement of Coturnix coturnix japonica. In Oregon Agricultural Experimental Station Annual Progress report, p. 12
Arscott, G. H. and Person-Goeger, M. (1981) Protein needs for laying Japanese quail as influenced by protein level and amino acid supplementation. Nutrition Reports International 24: 1287.
Ashoff, J. and Pohl, H. (1970). Der Rubeunsatz von Vogeln als Funkiton der Tagezeit und der Korpergrosse. J. Ornthol. 111: 38.
Atkinson, J., and VohraA, P. and Kratzer, F. H. (1972). The effect of available dietary zinc on the utilization of protein by the chick and Japanese quail. British Journal of Nutrition. 27: 461.
Beane, W. L. and Howes, J. R. (1966). Review of quail nutrition Part II. The nutrional requirements of coturnix quail. Quail Quarterly 3: 43.
Begin, J. J. (1968). A comparison of the ability of the Japanese quail and light breed chicken to metabolism and utilizc energy. Poultry Science 47: 1278.
Begin, J. J. and Insko, W. M. Jr. (1972). The effects of dietary protein levels on the reproductive performance of coturnix breeder hens. Poultry Science 51: 1662.
Bisoi, P. K., Panda, B., Reddy, V. R. and Singh, R. (1980). Calcium and phosphorus requirements of starter Japanese quail. Indian Journal Animal Science 50: 357.
Blem, C. R. (1978). The energetics of young Japanese quail, Coturnix coturnix japonica. Comp. Biochem. Physiol., A, 59: 219.
Chan, M. M., Rucker, R. B., Zeeman, F. and Riggins, R. S. (1973). Effect of fluoride on bone formation and strength in Japanese quail. Journal of Nutrition 103: 1431.
Chang, S. L. and McGinnis, J. (1967). Vitamin D deficiency in adult quail and chickens and effects of estrogen and testosterone treatments. Proc. Soc. Exptil. Biol. Med., 124: 1131.
Charles, O. W., Roland, D. A. and Edwards, M. M. Jr. (1972). Thiamine deficiency identification and treatment in commercial tiurkeys and coturnix quail. Poultry Science 46: 1247.
Cunningham, J. J. and Soares, J. H. Jr. (1979). Splenomegaly in Japanese quail fed low vitamin E diets. Nutrition Reports International 19: 471.
Cutler, B. A. and Vohra, P. (1967). Pantothenic acid requirements of Japanese quail for growth and production. Poultry Science 56: 1707.
Day, C. E. and Stafford, W. W. (1975). New animal model of atherosclerosis research. In Lipids, Lipoproteins, and Drugs, Kritshevsky, D., Paoletti, R. and Holmes, W. L. eds. Plenum Press, New York, pp. 339.
Dabalova, M. and Pajtasova, L. (1983). Effect of biotin and ground maize on performance of Japanese quail. Pol'nohospodarstvo 29: 51.
Espinosa, C. J., Vizquez, B. F. and Gonzalez, A. E. (1980). Study of different levels of protein in diets for breeding female Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica). Tecnica Pecuaria en Mexico 38: 13.
Farrell, D. J., Atmannihardja, S. I. and Pym, R. A. E. (1982). Calorimetric measurements of the energy and nitrogen metabolism of Japanese quail. British Poultry Science 23: 375.
Freeman, B. M. (1967). Oxygen consumption by Japanese quail. Coturnix coturnix japonica. British Poultry 8: 147.
Gropp, F. and Zucker, H. (1968). Untersuchungern zum Proteinbedarf der japanischen Wachtel wahrend der Aufzucht. Archiv. für Geflügelkunde 32: 337.
Gropp, J., Schultz, V., Sauerwein, G. and Tiews, J. (1972). Untersuchungen über die. Nikotinsaurewoirksamkeit von Nikotinsaurenitril. zugleich ein Beitrag zur Ermittlung des Nikotinsarebedarfs der japonischen Wachtel. Int. J. Vit. Nutr. Res. 42: 205.
Harland, B. F., Fox, M. R. S. and Fry, B. E. Jr. (1974). Changes in plasma zinc related to fasting and dietary protein intake of Japanese quail. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 145: 316.
Harland, B., Fox, M. R. S. and Fry, B. E. Jr. (1975). Protection against zinc deficiency by prior excess dietary zinc in young Japanese quail. Journal of Nutrition 105: 1509.
Harland, B. F., Fox, M. R. S. and Fry, B. E. Jr. (1976). Magnesium deficiency, requirements and toxicity in the young Japanese quail. Federal Proceedings 32: 930.
Howes, J. R. (1964). Japanese quail as found in Japan. Quail Quarterly, 1: 19.
Howes, J. R. and Ivey, W.D. (1962). Coturnix quail for veterinary research. J. Amer. Vet. Med. Assoc. 140: 162.
Jacobs, R. M., Fox, M. R. S. and Aldridge, M. H. (1969). Changes in plasma proteins associated with the anemia produced by dietary cadmium in Hapanese quail. Journal of Nutrition 99: 119.
Jacobs, R. M., Jones, A. O. L., Fox, M. R. S. and Fry, B. E. Jr. (1978a). Retention of dietary cadmium and the ameliorative effect of zinc, copper and maganese in Hapanese quail. Journal of Nutrition 108: 22.
Jacobs, R. M., Jones, A. O. L., Fry, B. E. Jr. and Fox, M. R. S. (1978b). Decreased long-term retention of 115m Cd in Japanese quail produced by a combined supplement of zinc, copper and manganese. Journal of Nutrition 108: 901.
Jensen, L. S. (1968). Selenium deficiency and imparied reproduction in Japanese quail. Proc. Soc. Exptl. Biol. Med. 128: 970.
Johri, T. S. and Vohra, P. (1977). Protein requirements of Coturnix coturnix japanica for reproduction using purified diets. Poultry Science 56: 350.
Ketola, H. G. and Young, R. J. (1973). The need for dietary choline by young Japanese quail. Poultry Sceience 52: 2362.
Kienholz, E. W., Nockels, C. F. and Jacobs, L. C. (1965). Zinc absirption in adult coturnix quail. Federal Proceedings 24: Abst. 241.
Kleiber, M. (1961). The Fire of Life, John Wiley, New York.
Kling, L. J. and Soares, J. H. Jr. (1980). Vitamin E deficiency in the Japanese quail. Poultry Science 59: 2352.
Kumar, V. S. K. B., Panda, B., Reddy, V. R. and Sadagopan, V. R. (1978). Protein and energy requriements for laying Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica). In Proceedings XVI World's Poultry Congress.Rio de Janeiro,Brazil, pp. 1350.
Kushwaha, R. P. S. and Jensen, L. S. (1974). In vivo and in vitro utilization of laheled precursors for choline syntheses in mature Japanese quail as compared to rats. Journal of Nutrition 104: 901.
Kushwaha, R. P. S. and Jensen, L. S. (1975). Effect of choline deficiency on utilization of labeled precursors of choline and turnover of choline in the liver of mature Japanese quail. Joural of Nutrition 105: 226.
Latshaw, J. D. and Jensen, K. F. (1971). Choline level and its effect on egg weight in the Japanese quail. Poultry Sceience 50: 790.
Lee, H. B. and Shim, K. F. (1971). Calcium requirement of Japanese quails. Nanvang University Journal 5: 122.
Lee, T. K., Shim, K. F. and Tan, E. L. (1977a). Protein requriement of growing Japanese quail in the topics. Singapore Journal of Primary Industries 5: 70.
Lee, T. K., Shim, K. F. and Tan, E. L. (1977b). Protein requriement of laying Japanese quail in the tropics. Singpore Journal of Primary Industries 5: 82.
Lepore, P. D. and Marks, H. L. (1968). Protein and energy requirements of growth selected lines of Japanese quail. Poultry Sceience 47: 1688.
Lumiharvi, D. H. and Vohra, P. (1976). Studies on the sodium requirement of growing Japanese quail. Poultry Science 55: 1410.
Mackova, M., Sommerova, H. and Kazdova, M. (1981). Effect of a supplement of cobalt sulphate on vitamin B12 in liver and caecum of Japanese quail. Praci Vyzkumneho Ustavu Vyzivy Zvirat, Pohorelice 1: 55.
Mak, T. K. and Vohra, P. (1982). Thiamin, riboflavin, pyridoxine and niacin requriements of growing quail fed purified diets. Pertanika 5: 66.
Mason, S. L. and Ward, L. C. (1979). Branched chain amino acid metabolism in the Japanese quail. II. Amino acid oxidation in vivo. Nutrition Reports International 20: 423.
Mason, S. L. and Ward, L. C. (1981a). Branched chain amino acids metabolism in the Japanese quail. II. Amino acid oxidation in vivo. Nutrition Reports International 23: 213.
Mason, S. L. and Ward, L. C. (1981b). Branched chain amino acid metabolism in two avain species: Coturnix coturnix japanica and Gallus doemsticus. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. B. 69: 265.
Miller, B. F. (1967). Calcium and phosphorus in the diet of coturnix quail. Poultry Science 46: 686.
Morrissey, R. B. and Donaldson, W. E. (1977). Diet composition and cholesterolemia in Japanese quail. Poultry Science 56: 2108.
Nas. (1969). Coturnix (Coturnix coturnix japonica). Standards and goidelines for the breeding, care, and management of laboratory animals. National Academy of Science, Washington, D. C.
Nelson, F. E., Lauber, J. K. and Mirosh, L. (1964). Calcium and phosphorus requriements for the breeding cotrunix quail. Poultry Science 43: 1346.
Norman, A. W., Leathers, V. and Bishop, J. E. (1964) Normal egg hatchability required the simultaneous administration to the hen of 1 x, 25-dihydroxychole calciferol and 24R, 25-dihydroxycholecalciferol. Journal of Nutrition 113: 2502.
Nrc, (1977). Nutrient requiremtns of domestic animals. 1. Nutrient requirements of poultry. National Research Council, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D. C.
Ong, L. L. and Shim, K. F. (1972). The calcium balance in Japanese quails. Nanyang University Journal 6: 95.
Park, I. K. and Marquardt, R. R. (1982b). Effects of sulfaguanidine and amino acid imbalance on the induction of niacin deficiency in mature and immature Japanese quail. Cotrunix coturnix japonica. Poultry Science 61: 1329.
Parrish, D. B. (1982), Retinoic acid and reproduction of Japanese quail. Nutrition Reports International 26: 857.
Parrish, D. B. and Al-Hasani, S. M. (1983). Requirements and utilization of vitamin A by Japanese quail. Nutrition Reports International 28: 39.
Price, F. C. (1968). The effect of vitamin E deficiency on fertility of Coturnix coturnix. Poultry Science 47: 1037.
Radcliffe, J. D., McCormick, D. L. and Moon, R.C. (1982). Serum and tissue lipid status during cholesterol-induced atherosclerosis in Japanese quail. Nutrition Reports International 25: 345.
Ramachandran, V. (1974). Minimum vitamin requriements and vitamin inter-relationships for growth in Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica). Disserlation Abs. Int. B. 35: 616.
Ramachandran, V. and Arscott, G. H. (1974). Minimum vitamin requirements and apparent interrelationships for growth in Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica). Poultry Science 53: 1969.
Reddy, V. R.Shrivastav, A. K. and Sadagopan, V. R. (1980). Calcium and phosphorous requirements of growing Japanese quail. British Poultry Science 21: 385.
Reyniers, J. A. and Sacksteder, M. R. (1960). Raising Japanese quail under germfree and conventional conditions and their use in cancer research. J. U. S. National Cancer Institute 24: 1405.
Rogei, A. M. and Vohra, P. (1983). Alternation of lipid metabolism in Japanese quail by feeding oat hulls and brans. Poultry Science 62: 1045.
Sakurai, H. (1979). Influence of level of protein and energy of rearing diet on growth, feed efficiency and egg production of apanese quail. Japanese Poultry Science 16: 305.
Sakurai, H. (1981). Influence of dietary levels of protein and energy on nitrogen and energy halance for egg production of Japanese quail. Jap. Poultry Science 18: 185.
Shellenberger, T. E. and Lee, J. M. (1966). Effect of vitamin A on growth, egg production and reprodution of Jpanese quail. Poultry Science 45: 708.
Shim, K. F. and Lee, T. K. (1982a). Least-cost ration formulation for Japanese quail. Coturnix coturnix japonica. 1. Starter dier for growing quails. Singapore Journal of Primary Industries 10: 50.
Shim, K. F. and Lee, T. K. (1982b). Least-cost ration formulation for Japanese quail. Coturnix coturnix japonica. 2. Layer diet for laying quail. singapore Journal of Primary Industries 10: 89.
Shue, G. M. (1967). Vitamin D3 requirement of young Japanese quail. Fed. Proc. 26: 697.
Siregar, A. P. and Farrell, D. J. (1980). A comparison of the energy and nitrogen metabolism of fed ducklings and chicken. British Poultry Science 21: 213.
Spivey-fox, M. R. and Harrison, B. N. (1964). Use of japanese quail for the study fo zinc deficiency. Proc. soc. Exptl. Biol. Med. 116: 256.
Spivey-Fox, M. R., Hudson, G. A. and Hintz, M. E. (1966). Pantothenic acid requirement of young Japanese qunal. Federnal Proceedings 25: 346.
Spivey-Fox, M. R. and Jacobs, R. M. (1967). Zinc requirement of the young Japanese quail. Federal prodeecings 26: 1492.
Stanford, J. A. (1957). A progress report of coturnix quail investigations in Missouri. Transactions 22nd North American Wildlife Conference, pp. 316.
Sugahara, K., Kikuchi, H., Kakiuchi, Y. and Kubo, T. (1982). Effect of dietary magnesium level on the growth of male Japanese quail fed on a purified diet. Jap. Poultry Science 19: 121.
Svacha, A., Weber, C. W. and Reid, B. L. (1970). Lysine, methionine and glycine requirements of Japanese quail to five weeks of age. Poultry Science 49: 54.
Taka-Tsukasa, N. (1935). Coturnix coturnix Japonica Temminck et Schlegel. The Birds of Nippon, H. F. and G. Witherby Ltd., London, Vol. 1, 204.
Tanaka, T., Yamane, T. and Nishikawa, T. (1966). Indluence of dietary protein and energy on laying japanese quail. Jap. J. Zootech. Sci 37: 231.
Thompson, J. N. and Scott, M. L. (1967). Selenium deficiency in chicks and quail. Proc. Cornell Nutr. Confer. for Feed Mfrs. p. 130.
Toschi, A. (1959). The coturnix quail: Life history, rearing and sport. Lab. Zool. appl. alla Caocia, University di Bologna, Italy. p. 257.
Vogt, H. (1967). Weitere Versuche über den Eiweissbedaerf der Wachtclküken im zweiten abschmitt der Aufzucht. Arch. Für Geflüaelk. 31: 211.
Vogt, V. H. (1970). Versuche uber den Cholinbedarf der Wacgtelkuken im ersten abschnitt der aufzucht. Arch. Fur Geflugelk. 34 41.
Vohra, P. (1971). A review of the nutrition of Japanese quail. World's poultry Science Journal 27: 26.
Vohra, P. (1972). Magnesium requirement for survival and growth of Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) Poultry Science 51: 2103.
Vohra, P. (1973). Fluoride tolerance of Japanese quail. Poultry Science 52: 391.
Vohra, P. and Roundybush, T. (1971). The effect of various dietary protein on the growth and eff production of Coturnix coturnis japonica. Poultry Science 50: 1081.
Vohra, P., Siopes, T. D. and Wilson, W. O. (1979). Egg production and body weight changes of Japanese quail and Leghorn hens following deprivation of either supplementary calcium or vitamin D. Poultry Siience 58: 432.
Washburn, K. W. and Lowe, R. W. (1974). Haemotological and growth response of Japanese quail fed an iron-copper deficient diet. poultry Science 53: 2101.
Weber, C. W. and Reid, B. L. (1967). Protein requirements of coturnix quail to five weeks of age. Poultry Science 46: 1190.
Wetherbee, D. K. (1961). Investigations in the life history of the common coturnix. American Midland Naturlist 65: 168.
Whitling, M. G. (1966). The composition of eggs in Japanese quail. Quail. Quarterly 3(4): 75.
Wilson, W. O. (1972). A review of the physiology of coturnix (Japanese quail). World's Poultry Science Journal 28: 413.
Wong, P. C. K., Vihora, P. and Kratzer, F. H. (1977). The folacin requirements of broiler chicks and quail. Poultry Science 56: 1852.
Woodard, A. F., Applanalp, H., Wilson, W. O. and Vhora, P. (1973). Japanese quail husbandry in the laboratory (Coturnix coturnix japonica). Department of Avian Sciences, University of California, Davis.
Yamane, T., Ono, K. and Tanaka, T. (1980). Energy requirements of laying Japanese quail. British Poultry Science 21: 451.
Young, R. J., Ngo, A. X. and Cantor, A. H. (1978). Balancing amino acids for poultry to reduce total dietary protein. Proceedings 1978 Cornell Nutr. Conf., p. 127.
Recommend this journal

Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this journal to your organisation's collection.

World's Poultry Science Journal
  • ISSN: 0043-9339
  • EISSN: 1743-4777
  • URL: /core/journals/world-s-poultry-science-journal
Please enter your name
Please enter a valid email address
Who would you like to send this to? *
×

Metrics

Full text views

Total number of HTML views: 0
Total number of PDF views: 14 *
Loading metrics...

Abstract views

Total abstract views: 1141 *
Loading metrics...

* Views captured on Cambridge Core between September 2016 - 17th August 2018. This data will be updated every 24 hours.