Meat Yield Potentiality of the Plumage Color Mutations of Japanese Quail ( Coturnix japonica )

@inproceedings{Rahman2016MeatYP,
  title={Meat Yield Potentiality of the Plumage Color Mutations of Japanese Quail ( Coturnix japonica )},
  author={Md. Shahidur Rahman and Kazi Md. Golam Rasul and M. Nazrul Islam},
  year={2016}
}
In this study, the Wild-type and recently-isolated five color-mutations of Japanese quail were compared for their meat yield potentialities. Results showed that the color-mutations; BB-White, BB-Tuxedo, BBBlack, BB-Dhakaya and the Wild-type quail were more fertile (p < 0.01) than the BB-Rosetta mutation. Chick mortality was higher (p < 0.01) in the BB… CONTINUE READING