Yungas pygmy owl

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Yungas pygmy owl
On the road from Cuzco to Cock-of-the-Rock Lodge - Peru
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Strigiformes
Family: Strigidae
Genus: Glaucidium
G. bolivianum
Binomial name
Glaucidium bolivianum
König, 1991

The Yungas pygmy owl (Glaucidium bolivianum), is a species of owl in the family Strigidae. It is found in Bolivia, Peru, and possibly in Argentina. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forest.[1]


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