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Chestnut-backed Owlet - Glaucidium castanonotum

Synonym: Taenioglaux castanonota

 
Calls - Glaucidium castanonotum
Typical male Sri Lanka. © Dave Farrow

Distribution of Chestnut-backed Owlet - Glaucidium castanonotum
Distribution of the Chestnut-backed Owlet Glaucidium castanonotum

Status: Threatened by dwindling habitat.

Original Description: Blyth, Edward. 1846. The Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal (J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal) 15: p 280.

References:

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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OwlPages.com Owl Species ID: 190.290.000

 
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