Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Typical Owls :: Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl
Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl Glaucidium brasilianum
Described by: Gmelin, J. F. (1788)
Alternate common name(s): Ferruginous Pygmy Owl
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeEx. s. United States through Central America and tropical South America;
(1) Sw. United States (se. Arizona) to sw. Mexico (Sonora, Chihuahua).
(2) S. Mexico (Chiapas) and Guatemala.
(3) Sc. United States (ex. s. Texas), e. and s. Mexico (Coahuila, Nuevo Leon) to Costa Rica, w. and c. Panama.
(4) N. Colombia.
(5) Margarita Is.
(6) N. and e. Venezuela, Trinidad, Guyana, Surinam and Guiana.
(7) S. Venezuela (Mt. Duida).
(8) S. Venezuela (Mt. Auyun-tepui).
(9) Amazonian se. Colombia, Venezuela, e. Ecuador, e. Peru, Brazil (Bahia, Chapada Diamantina) and n. Bolivia.
(10) Ne. Brazil s. to n. Uruguay and ne. Argentina.
(11) E. Bolivia, w. Paraguay, nw. Argentina and n. Chile(?).
(12) C. Argentina to s. Uruguay.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Dan Mennill
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Naturesongs.com
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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