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Ferruginous Pygmy Owl (Glaucidium brasilianum) red morph back

Photo of Ferruginous Pygmy Owl

Ferruginous Pygmy Owl (Glaucidium brasilianum) by Nick Athanas
© Nick Athanas. Location: Puerto Francisco de Orellana (Coca), Orellana province, Ecuador. December 2005. Note the rufous morph of this species lacks the distinct tail banding.