Rufescent Screech Owl

Megascops ingens - Petit-duc de Salvin

Petit-duc de Salvin
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Strigiformes

  • Family
    :

    Strigidés

  • Genus
    :

    Megascops

  • Species
    :

    ingens

Descriptor

Salvin, 1897

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 28 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 134 à 223 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Rufescent Screech Owl (Megascops ingens) is a species of bird in the Strigidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Megascops ingens venezuelanus (n Colombia, nw Venezuela)
  • Megascops ingens ingens (n Ecuador to c Bolivia)

Foreign names

  • Petit-duc de Salvin,
  • Autillo Pálido,
  • Salvineule,
  • Salvin-füleskuvik,
  • Andesschreeuwuil,
  • Assiolo rossiccio,
  • Rödgul dvärguv,
  • Tåkeugle,
  • výrček červenkastý,
  • výreček narezavělý,
  • Rødbrun Dværghornugle,
  • andienpöllönen,
  • xot de Salvin,
  • syczoń włochaty,
  • Совка Сальвина,
  • アンデスオオコノハズク,
  • 萨氏角鸮,
  • 大鳴角鴞,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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