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Rufescent or Colombian Screech-Owl [excl. aequatoralis]

Megascops [ingens or colombianus, excl. aequatoralis] (= Megascops ingens) (Salvin, 1897)

The rufescent screech owl is a species of owl in the family Strigidae. It is found in Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Strigiformes
Family:
  Strigidae
Genus:
   Megascops
Scientific:
  Megascops ingens


Original description

Citation:
  (Salvin, 1897)

Reference:
  Bull.Br.Orn.Club p.37

Protonym:
  Scops ingens

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/101092#page/397/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  04DD1831EDC7832B

Avibase ID:
  avibase-04DD1831

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/04DD1831


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 686668

Geographic range:

  • Megascops ingens ingens (ingens or minimus): Andes of n Ecuador to Peru and w-central Bolivia
  • Megascops ingens venezuelanus: Andes of n Colombia to nw Venezuela
  • Megascops colombianus: W slope of Andes of Colombia to nw Ecuador
English:
Rufescent or Colombian Screech-Owl [excl. aequatoralis]
French:
Petit-duc de Salvin ou P.-d. de Colombie [excl. aequatoralis]


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Rufescent or Colombian Screech-Owl [excl. aequatoralis] ( Megascops [ingens or colombianus, excl. aequatoralis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Rufescent or Colombian Screech-Owl [excl. aequatoralis] ( Megascops [ingens or colombianus, excl. aequatoralis])
Clements, version 2021:
Rufescent Screech-Owl ( Megascops ingens) [version 3]
Clements, version 2018:
Rufescent Screech-Owl ( Megascops ingens) [version 3]
Clements, version 2019:
Rufescent Screech-Owl ( Megascops ingens) [version 3]
eBird version 2018:
Rufescent Screech-Owl ( Megascops ingens) [version 3]
eBird version 2019:
Rufescent Screech-Owl ( Megascops ingens) [version 3]
eBird version 2021:
Rufescent Screech-Owl ( Megascops ingens) [version 3]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species (alt)

This taxon is a subspecies of Megascops [albogularis, ingens or columbianus]

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Other synonyms


German: Rostkreischeule
English: Rufescent or Colombian Screech-Owl [excl. aequatoralis], Rufescent Screech-Owl
English, HBW: Rufescent/Colombian Screech-owl
English (IOC): Rufescent Screech Owl
English (United States): Rufescent Screech-Owl
Spanish: Autillo Pálido
Spanish (Ecuador): Autillo Rojizo
Spanish (Spain): Autillo pálido
Spanish (HBW): Rufescent Screech-Owl
Spanish (Peru): Lechuza Rojiza
Spanish (Venezuela): Curucucú Pálido
French: Petit-duc de Salvin, Petit-duc de Salvin ou P.-d. de Colombie [excl. aequatoralis]
Japanese: アンデスオオコノハズク
Scientific: Megascops [ingens or colombianus, excl. aequatoralis], Megascops ingens
Dutch: Andesschreeuwuil
Norwegian: tåkeugle
Polish: syczoń włochaty
Portuguese (Portugal): mocho-d'orelhas-arruivado
Russian: Бурая совка
Slovak: výrček červenkastý
Swedish: rostskrikuv
Turkish: Kara Gözlü Puhucuk

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