Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Typical Owls :: Buff-fronted Owl
Buff-fronted Owl Aegolius harrisii
Described by: Cassin (1849)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeNw., nc. and sc. South America;
Two widely separated main populations and a single isolated population;
(1) Colombia, nw. and s. Venezuela and Ecuador (Yunguilla, Podocarpus National Park) and nc. Peru.
(2) C. and se. Brazil (Ceara to Alagoas, e. and c. Bahia, Boa Nova), e. Bolivia, Paraguay, ne. Uruguay and ne. Argentina.
(3) Nw. Argentina (Tucuman, Salta and Jujuy) and possibly w. Bolivia. Unknown race in s. Venezuela (Cerro Neblina).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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