Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Typical Owls :: Central American Pygmy-Owl
Central American Pygmy-Owl Glaucidium griseiceps
Described by: Sharpe (1875)
Alternate common name(s): Central American Pygmy Owl
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeC. to s. Central America;
(1) Se. Mexico on the Caribbean slope from se. Veracruz, n. Oaxaca, s. Tabasco, n. Chiapas to n. Guatemala, Belize and Honduras. May occur on the Pacific slope of Chiapas and Guatemala.
(2) E. Oaxaca and Chiapas.
(3) Costa Rica.
Birds from Nicaragua, Panama and nw. Columbia are of an uncertain species and/or race.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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