Whiskered Screech Owl

Megascops trichopsis - Petit-duc à moustaches

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Strigiformes

  • Family
    :

    Strigidés

  • Genus
    :

    Megascops

  • Species
    :

    trichopsis

Descriptor

Wagler, 1832

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 19 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 70 à 121 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Whiskered Screech Owl (Megascops trichopsis) is a species of bird in the Strigidae family.

Subspecific information 3 Subspecies

  • Megascops trichopsis aspersus (se Arizona. sw USA. , n Mexico)
  • Megascops trichopsis trichopsis (c Mexico)
  • Megascops trichopsis mesamericanus (se Mexico to nc Nicaragua)

Foreign names

  • Petit-duc à moustaches,
  • Autillo Bigotudo,
  • Coruja-das-torres-de-bigode,
  • Fleckeneule,
  • foltos füleskuvik,
  • Gevlekte Schreeuwuil,
  • Assiolo baffuto,
  • Mustaschdvärguv,
  • Morseugle,
  • výrček škvrnitý,
  • výreček hvízdavý,
  • Mexicansk Dværghornugle,
  • etelänkirkupöllönen,
  • xot de bigotis,
  • syczoń plamisty,
  • ūsainā pūcīte,
  • Усатая совка,
  • ヒゲコノハズク,
  • 长耳须角鸮,
  • 鬚角鴞,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

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

Geographic range

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