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Least, Central American or Colima Pygmy-Owl

Glaucidium [minutissimum, palmarum or griseiceps] (= Glaucidium minutissimum) (zu Wied, 1830)




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Order:
  Strigiformes
Family:
  Strigidae
Genus:
  Glaucidium

Scientific:
  Glaucidium minutissimum

Citation:
  (zu Wied, 1830)

Reference:
  Beitr.Naturgesch.Brasil. 3 p.242

Protonym:
  Strix minutissima

Avibase ID:
  206D3302E17A8A1B

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/206D3302

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555450

Geographic range:

  • Glaucidium minutissimum: E Paraguay to se Brazil and ne Argentina (Misiones)
  • Glaucidium palmarum palmarum: W Mexico (Nayarit to Oaxaca)
  • Glaucidium palmarum oberholseri: NW Mexico (Sonora to Sinaloa)
  • Glaucidium palmarum griscomi: Central Mexico (sw Morelos and ne Guerrero)
  • Glaucidium griseiceps griseiceps: Guatemala, Belize and Honduras
  • Glaucidium griseiceps occultum: SE Mexico (se Veracruz, n Oaxaca and Chiapas)
  • Glaucidium griseiceps rarum: Costa Rica and Panama
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English:
Least, Central American or Colima Pygmy-Owl
Czech:
kulíšek zakrslý
German:
Graukopf-Sperlingskauz
Danish:
Dværgspurveugle
Spanish:
Mochuelo Menor
Finnish:
pikkuvarpuspöllö
French:
Chevêchette cabouré ou C. à tête grise
Italian:
Civetta minutissima
Japanese:
kosuzumefukurou
Japanese:
コスズメフクロウ
Dutch:
Kleinste Dwerguil
Norwegian:
Knøttugle
Polish:
sóweczka karlowata
Portuguese:
caburé-miudinho
Portuguese (Brazil):
caburé-miudinho
Russian:
Крошечный воробьиный сыч
Slovak:
kuvicok trpaslicí
Swedish:
Dvärgsparvuggla
Ukrainian:
Сичик-горобець крихітний
Chinese:
巴西鸺鹠


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Least, Central American or Colima Pygmy-Owl ( Glaucidium [minutissimum, palmarum or griseiceps])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Least, Central American, Cape or Colima Pygmy-Owl ( Glaucidium [minutissimum or griseiceps])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Least, Central American, Cape or Colima Pygmy-Owl ( Glaucidium [minutissimum or griseiceps])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Least, Central American or Colima Pygmy-Owl ( Glaucidium [minutissimum, palmarum or griseiceps])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Least, Central American or Colima Pygmy-Owl ( Glaucidium [minutissimum, palmarum or griseiceps])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Least, Central American or Colima Pygmy-Owl ( Glaucidium [minutissimum, palmarum or griseiceps])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Least, Central American or Colima Pygmy-Owl ( Glaucidium [minutissimum, palmarum or griseiceps])

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Glaucidium [minutissimum, palmarum, griseiceps or sanchezi]

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Mussolet pigmeu
Czech: Kulíšek zakrslý
Danish: Dværgspurveugle
German: Graukopf-Sperlingskauz, Zwergkauz, Zwerg-Sperlingskauz
English: Brazilian Pygmy Owl, Brazilian Pygmy-Owl, Least Pygmy Owl, Least Pygmy-Owl, Least, Central American or Colima Pygmy-Owl, Least, Central American, Cape or Colima Pygmy-Owl
Spanish: Buhito, Buhito menor, Caburé menor, Mochelo Enano, Mochuelo enano, Mochuelo Menor, Mochuelo Mínimo, Tecolote colimense, Tecolote del Cabo, Tecolote mesoamericano, Tecolote tamaulipeco
Spanish (Argentine): Caburé minimo
Spanish (Costa Rica): Mochuelo enano
Spanish (Honduras): Buhito, Buhito menor
Spanish (Mexico): tecolote del Cabo
Spanish (Paraguay): Caburé menor
Estonian: pisi-värbkakk
Finnish: Pikkuvarpuspöllö
French: Chevêchette cabouré, Chevêchette cabouré ou C. à tête grise, Chevêchette naine
Guarani: Kavure'i
Hungarian: parányi törpekuvik
Italian: Civetta minutissima
Japanese: kosuzumefukurou
Japanese: コスズメフクロウ
Scientific: Glaucidium [minutissimum or griseiceps], Glaucidium [minutissimum, palmarum or griseiceps], Glaucidium minutissimum, Strix minutissima
Lithuanian: Žvirblinė pelėda mažylė
Dutch: Kleinste Dwerguil
Norwegian: Knøttugle
Polish: sóweczka karlowata, Sóweczka karłowata
Portuguese: caboré-do-sol, caburé, caburé-miudinho
Portuguese (Brazil): caboré-do-sol, caburé, caburé-miudinho
Russian: Крошечный воробьиный сыч, Сычик капский карликовый
Slovak: kuvicok trpaslicí
Swedish: Dvärgsparvuggla
Ukrainian: Сичик-горобець крихітний
Chinese: 巴西鸺鹠
Chinese (Traditional): 小鵂鶹

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