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Amazonian Pygmy-Owl Glaucidium hardyi

  • Order: Strigiformes
  • Family: Strigidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Thomas S. Schulenberg
Sections

Diet and Foraging

Diet

Presumably preys primarily on large arthropods and small vertebrates, but there is very little information available. The stomach contents of one specimen were "insects" (personal observation).

Foraging Behavior

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Recommended Citation

Schulenberg, T. S. (2012). Amazonian Pygmy-Owl (Glaucidium hardyi), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.amapyo1.01