Perched on a lichen-covered branch.

Perched on a lichen-covered branch.
Species: Yungas Pygmy-owl   Glaucidium bolivianum
Author: Nick Athanas
Friday, October 21, 2011
Added to IBC: 27 Oct 2011 - 14:33
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Altitude (m): 
2598 meters

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The range info in HBW is misleading. This is the species that occurs in most of Peru, replacing Andean Pygmy-Owl G. jardinii south of the Marañon.


Nick Athanas, IBC987366. Accessible at

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Nick Athanas, IBC987366. Photo of Yungas Pygmy-owl Glaucidium bolivianum at Abra Barro Negro, Peru. Accessible at

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