Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Typical Owls :: Elf Owl
Elf Owl Micrathene whitneyi
Described by: Cooper (1861)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeSw. United States and Mexico. S. Baja;
(1) Sw. United States (s. Nevada, se. California, c. Arizona, sw. New Mexico and w. Texas) and nw. Mexico (Sonora).
(2) Sc. United States (s. Texas) and c. Mexico (Guanajuato and Puebla).
(4) Socorro Is. in Revillagigedo Is.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Naturesongs.com
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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