French: Chevêchette de Prigogine German: Albertzwergkauz Spanish: Mochuelo del Alberto
Albertine Rift in E DRCongo and SW Rwanda.
c. 20 cm; female 73 g (n = 1). Smallish owlet with maroon-brown upperparts; creamy spots on forehead, crown and nape; and creamy bars on upper mantle. Scapulars with... read more
Little information. Type specimen taken in dense undergrowth of primary montane forest; other... read more
Food and feeding
Stomach of 1 bird contained a beetle and a grasshopper.
Unknown; probably resident.
Status and conservation
VULNERABLE. CITES II. Restricted-range species: present in Albertine Rift Mountains EBA. Status unknown, but small number of specimens collected from an area well explored by... read more
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