The Austral Pygmy Owl is a very small owl with no ear-tufts.
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Distribution: From central Chile and east central Argentina south to Tierra del Feugo.
Status: Locally not rare. Listed as 'Least Concern' by Birdlife International.
Original Description: King, Philip Parker [Rear Admiral]. 1827. (The) Zoological Journal 3: p. 427.