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Long-whiskered Owlet Xenoglaux loweryi

  • Order: Strigiformes
  • Family: Strigidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Thomas S. Schulenberg and Michael G. Harvey


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Recommended Citation

Schulenberg, T. S. and M. G. Harvey (2012). Long-whiskered Owlet (Xenoglaux loweryi), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.