Tag: Owls

Vermiculated Fishing Owl (Scotopelia bouvieri)

[order] STRIGIFORMES | [family] Strigidae | [latin] Scotopelia bouvieri | [authority] Sharpe, 1875 | [UK] Vermiculated Fishing Owl | [FR] Chouette pecheuse vermiculee | [DE] Marmor-Fischeule | [ES] Carabo Pescador Vermiculado | [NL] Kleine Visuil Subspecies Monotypic species Genus Fish owls of the genus Scotopelia live in the African rainforest and includes the Pel’s fishing-owl, […]

Vermiculated Screech Owl (Megascops vermiculatus)

[order] STRIGIFORMES | [family] Strigidae | [latin] Megascops vermiculatus | [authority] Ridgway, 1887 | [UK] Vermiculated Screech Owl | [FR] Petit duc vermicule | [DE] Banderkreischeule | [ES] Autillo Vermiculado | [NL] Roodwangschreeuwuil Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Region Range Megascops vermiculatus LA Costa Rica to nw Colombia and n Venezuela Genus The genus Megascops comprises […]

Tawny-browed Owl (Pulsatrix koeniswaldiana)

[order] STRIGIFORMES | [family] Strigidae | [latin] Pulsatrix koeniswaldiana | [authority] Bertoni and Bertoni, 1901 | [UK] Tawny-browed Owl | [FR] Chouette a sourcils jaunes | [DE] Gelbbauen-Kauz | [ES] Lechuzon Chico de Collar (Arg) | [NL] Geelmaskeruil Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Region Range Pulsatrix koeniswaldiana SA se Genus Spectacled owls, along with two other […]

Tamaulipas Pygmy Owl (Glaucidium sanchezi)

[order] STRIGIFORMES | [family] Strigidae | [latin] Glaucidium sanchezi | [authority] Lowery and Newman, 1949 | [UK] Tamaulipas Pygmy Owl | [FR] du Tamaulipas | [DE] Sanchezzwergkauz | [ES] Mochuelo Tamaulipeco | [NL] Tamaulipas dwerguil Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Region Range Glaucidium sanchezi MA ne Mexico Genus Members of the genus Glaucidium are very small […]

Subtropical Pygmy Owl (Glaucidium parkeri)

[order] STRIGIFORMES | [family] Strigidae | [latin] Glaucidium parkeri | [authority] Robbins and Howell, 1995 | [UK] Subtropical Pygmy Owl | [FR] Chevechette de Parker | [DE] Parkerzwergkauz | [ES] Mochuelo de Parker | [NL] Subtropische dwerguil Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Region Range Glaucidium parkeri SA Ecuador to Bolivia Genus Members of the genus Glaucidium […]