Birds of the World

Strigidae : Owls

Yungas Pygmy-Owl

Glaucidium bolivianum

Manu, Peru - December 2008

Yungas Pygmy-Owl inhabits montane cloud forests on the east side of the Andes from south-east Peru to north-western Argentina. Some authorities consider this species to be a subspecies of the more northerly distributed Andean Pygmy-Owl (Glaucidium jardinii).