Etchécopar's Owlet is a small owl with no ear-tufts. It is also known as the Chestnut-barred Owlet. This species is not currently recognised by the International Ornithological Congress, who consider it a sub-species of the African Barred Owlet Glaucidium capense.
Distribution: Liberia, the Ivory Coast and Ghana.
Status: Unknown, probably not rare.
Original Description: Erard & Roux. 1983. l'Oiseau et la Revue Française d'Ornithologie, 53, p. 97-104.