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Chesnut Owlet - Glaucidium castaneum

Synonym: Taenioglaux castanea, formerly a subspecies of Glaucidium capense

Status: Uncertain, probably threatened.

Original Description: Reichenow, Anton. 1893. Ornithologische Monatsberichte Herausgegeben von Prof. Dr. Anton Reichenow, 1, p. 62.


König, Claus & Weick, Friedhelm. 2008. "Owls: A Guide to the Owls of the World (Second Edition)". Yale University Press
König, Weick and Becking. 1999. "Owls: A Guide to the Owls of the World". Yale University Press

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Page compiled by . Page last updated 2013-09-07 Owl Species ID: 190.330.000

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