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Glaucidium brasilianum

Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl

  • Order: Strigiformes
  • Family: Strigidae
  • Polytypic 13 Subspecies

Authors: Larsen, Ray

References

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Recommended Citation

Larsen, Ray. 2012. Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl (Glaucidium brasilianum), Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Ithaca: Cornell Lab of Ornithology; retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: http://neotropical.birds.cornell.edu/portal/species/overview?p_p_spp=%0A%09%09%09%09212056