The Foothill Screech Owl is a small owl with short ear-tufts. It is also known as the Roraima Screech Owl.
Distribution: Mountains in southern Venezuela and Guyana, and adjacent northern Brazil. Also in the coastal cordilleras of northern Venezuela.
Original Description: Salvin, Osbert. 1897. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club, 6, p. 38.