The Costa Rican Pygmy Owl is a tiny owl with a rounded head and no ear-tufts.
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Distribution: Central Costa Rica to western Panama.
Status: Fairly common in Costa Rica, rare in Panama. Listed as 'Least Concern' by Birdlife International.
Original Description: Kelso, Leon. 1937. Auk 54: p. 304.