Cuban Pygmy Owl

Glaucidium siju - Chevêchette de Cuba

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Strigiformes

  • Family
    :

    Strigidés

  • Genus
    :

    Glaucidium

  • Species
    :

    siju

Descriptor

d'Orbigny, 1839

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 17 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 55 à 90 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Cuban Pygmy Owl (Glaucidium siju) is a species of bird in the Strigidae family.

Subspecific information 3 Subspecies

  • Glaucidium siju siju (Cuba)
  • Glaucidium siju turquinense (Pico Turquino, Santiago de Cuba. se Cuba.)
  • Glaucidium siju vittatum (Isle of Pines)

Foreign names

  • Chevêchette de Cuba,
  • Mochuelo Sijú,
  • Mocho-pigmeu-cubano,
  • Kubakauz,
  • kubai törpekuvik,
  • Cubaanse Dwerguil,
  • Civettina di Cuba,
  • Kubansk sparvuggla,
  • Kubaugle,
  • kuvičok kubánsky,
  • kulíšek kubánský,
  • Cubaspurveugle,
  • kuubanvarpuspöllö,
  • mussolet de Cuba,
  • sóweczka kubańska,
  • Кубинский воробьиный сыч,
  • キューバスズメフクロウ,
  • 古巴鸺鹠,
  • 古巴鵂鶹,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Pastureland, Plantations, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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