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Balsas Screech-Owl

Megascops seductus (Moore, RT 1941)

The Balsas screech owl is a species of owl in the family Strigidae. It is endemic to Mexico. Source: Wikipedia




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


Original description

Citation:
  (Moore, RT 1941)

Reference:
   Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 54 p.156

Protonym:
  Otus vinaceus seductus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34599309


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  1C5C4EBB1D7A99ED

Avibase ID:
  avibase-1C5C4EBB

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/1C5C4EBB


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 686660

Geographic range:

  • Megascops seductus: SW Mexico (s Jalisco and Colima to w Guerrero)
English:
Balsas Screech-Owl
Catalan:
Xot del riu Balsas
Czech:
výreček colimský
Danish:
Balsasdværghornugle
German:
Balsaskreischeule
Spanish:
Autillo del Balsas
Spanish (Spain):
Autillo del Balsas
Finnish:
meksikonkirkupöllönen
French:
Petit-duc du Balsas
Croatian:
balsaski ćuk
Hungarian:
Balsas füleskuvik
Italian:
Assiolo del Balsas
Japanese (romaji):
barusasuookonohazuku
Japanese:
バルサスオオコノハズク
Lithuanian:
Meksikinis apuokėlis
Dutch:
Balsasschreeuwuil
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Balsasugle
Norwegian:
Balsasugle
Polish:
syczoń samotny
Portuguese:
corujinha-do-balsas
Russian:
Бальсовая совка
Slovak:
výrček balsaský
Swedish:
balsasskrikuv
Ukrainian:
Сплюшка бура
Chinese:
巴尔萨斯角鸮
Chinese (Traditional):
巴沙斯鳴角鴞


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl. and addendum):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 62nd suppl.):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Petit-duc du Balsas ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Petit-duc du Balsas ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Otus seductus)
Clements, version 2021:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Balsas Screech Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Balsas Screech Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Balsas Screech Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Balsas Screech Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Balsas Screech Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Balsas Screech Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Balsas Screech Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Balsas Screech Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Balsas Screech Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Balsas Screech Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Balsas Screech-owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Balsas Screech-owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Balsas Screech-Owl ( Otus seductus) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Balsas Screech Owl ( Megascops seductus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Megascops seductus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Megascops seductus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Megascops [asio, kennicottii, cooperi, lambi or seductus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Related taxa

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Other synonyms

See also the taxonomic synonyms table.


Catalan: Xot del riu Balsas
Czech: výreček colimský, Výrecek Mooruv
Danish: Balsasdværghornugle
German: Balsakreischeule, Balsaskreischeule, Balsas-Kreischeule
English: Balsas Screech Owl, Balsas Screech-Owl, western screech-owl
English, HBW: Balsas Screech-owl
English (IOC): Balsas Screech Owl
English (United States): Balsas Screech-Owl
Esperanto: Balskriĉa orelstrigo
Spanish: Autillo de Balsas, Autillo de Balzas, Autillo del Balsas, Lechucita Sabanera, Tecolote del Balsas, Tecolote occidental
Spanish (Spain): Autillo del Balsas
Spanish (HBW): Balsas Screech-Owl
Spanish (Mexico): Tecolote del Balsas
Estonian: kõnnupäll
Finnish: Meksikonkirkupöllönen
French: Duc-nain du Balsas, Petit-duc aux yeux bruns, Petit-duc du Balsas
Croatian: balsaski ćuk
Hungarian: Balsas füleskuvik
Italian: Assiolo del Balsas, Assiolo di Balsas
Japanese (romaji): barusasuookonohazuku
Japanese: バルサスオオコノハズク
Scientific: Megascops seductus, Megascops seductus seductus, Otus kennicottii seductus, Otus seductus, Otus vinaceus seductus
Lithuanian: Meksikinis apuokėlis
Dutch: Balsasschreeuwuil, Balsas-schreeuwuil, Mangrove-schreeuwuil
Norwegian Nynorsk: Balsasugle
Norwegian: Balsasugle
Polish: syczek samotny, syczoń samotny
Portuguese: corujinha-do-balsas
Portuguese (Portugal): mocho-d'orelhas-do-balsas
Russian: Бальсовая совка, Малая Сова Балзаса, Малая совка Балзаса, Сова Балзаса малая
Slovak: výrček balsaský
Swedish: Balsasskrikdvärguv, balsasskrikuv
Turkish: Balsas puhucuğu
Ukrainian: Сплюшка бура
Chinese: 巴尔萨斯角鸮
Chinese (Traditional): 巴沙斯鳴角鴞

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