The Southern Tawny-bellied Screech Owl is a small owl with medium-sized prominent ear-tufts.
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Distribution: Amazonian Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Brazil south to the lowland forest in north Bolivia and Brazilian Mato Grosso.
Status: Uncertain, locally not rare.
Original Description: Sclater, Philip Lutley. 1859. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, pt.26, No.355, p. 132.