Pacific pygmy owl

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Pacific pygmy owl
Peruvian Pygmy-Owl (Glaucidium peruanum) El Empalme, Ecuador.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Strigiformes
Family: Strigidae
Genus: Glaucidium
Species:
G. peruanum
Binomial name
Glaucidium peruanum
König, 1991

The Pacific pygmy owl (Glaucidium peruanum) is a species of owl in the family Strigidae. It is found in Ecuador and Peru. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, subtropical or tropical moist shrubland, subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland, and heavily degraded former forest.

References[edit]

  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Glaucidium peruanum". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.