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Middle American, Vermiculated, Choco, Roraima or Rio Napo Screech-Owl

Megascops [guatemalae, vermiculatus, centralis, roraimae or napensis] (= Megascops guatemalae) (Sharpe, RB 1875)

The Middle American screech owl, also known as the Guatemalan screech owl, is a species of owl in the family Strigidae. It is found from northern Mexico to northern Nicaragua. Source: Wikipedia




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


Original description

Citation:
  (Sharpe, RB 1875)

Reference:
   Cat. Birds Brit. Mus. 2 p.112 pl.9

Protonym:
  Scops guatemalae

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8306726


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  584987BAF5E8BA68

Avibase ID:
  avibase-584987BA

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/584987BA


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 686673

Geographic range:

  • Megascops vermiculatus: Costa Rica (and western Panama?)
  • Megascops centralis: central Panama to northern Colombia and western Ecuador
  • Megascops roraimae roraimae: tepuis of southern Venezuela, adjacent northern Brazil, southern Guyana, and Suriname
  • Megascops roraimae pallidus: coastal mountains of northern Venezuela
  • Megascops napensis napensis: Andean foothills of Venezuela, eastern Colombia and eastern Ecuador
  • Megascops napensis helleri: Tropical e Peru
  • Megascops napensis bolivianus: Tropical n Bolivia (Cochabamba)
  • Megascops guatemalae guatemalae: Mts. of se Mexico (se Veracruz and ne Oaxaca) to Honduras
  • Megascops guatemalae thompsoni: Yucatán Peninsula and Cozumel I.
  • Megascops guatemalae [hastatus or tomlini]: western Mexico (southeastern Sonora to Oaxaca)
  • Megascops guatemalae cassini: E Mexico (s Tamaulipas and n Veracruz)
  • Megascops guatemalae fuscus: Mountains of e Mexico (central Veracruz)
  • Megascops guatemalae dacrysistactus: Mountains of n Nicaragua
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English:
Middle American, Vermiculated, Choco, Roraima or Rio Napo Screech-Owl
French:
Petit-duc guatémaltèque, P.-d. vermiculé, P.-d. du Choco, P.-d. du Roraima ou P.-d. du Rio Napo


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Middle American, Vermiculated, Choco, Roraima or Rio Napo Screech-Owl ( Megascops [guatemalae, vermiculatus, centralis, roraimae or napensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Middle American, Vermiculated, Choco, Roraima, Rio Napo Screech-Owl ( Megascops [guatemalae or vermiculatus, excl. hoyi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Middle American, Vermiculated, Choco, Roraima, Rio Napo Screech-Owl ( Megascops [guatemalae, vermiculatus, centralis, roraimae or napensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Middle American, Vermiculated, Choco, Roraima, Rio Napo Screech-Owl ( Megascops [guatemalae, vermiculatus, centralis, roraimae or napensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Middle American, Vermiculated, Choco, Roraima, Rio Napo Screech-Owl ( Megascops [guatemalae, vermiculatus, centralis, roraimae or napensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Middle American, Vermiculated, Choco, Roraima or Rio Napo Screech-Owl ( Megascops [guatemalae, vermiculatus, centralis, roraimae or napensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Middle American, Vermiculated, Choco, Roraima or Rio Napo Screech-Owl ( Megascops [guatemalae, vermiculatus, centralis, roraimae or napensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Middle American, Vermiculated, Choco, Roraima or Rio Napo Screech-Owl ( Megascops [guatemalae, vermiculatus, centralis, roraimae or napensis])
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Vermiculated Screech-owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Vermiculated Screech-owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Vermiculated Screech-owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Vermiculated Screech-owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Vermiculated Screech-owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Vermiculated Screech-owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Vermiculated Screech-owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Vermiculated Screech-owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Vermiculated Screech-owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Clements 4th edition:
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Otus vermiculatus) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Clements, version 2015:
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Clements, version 2016:
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Clements, version 2017:
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
eBird version 1.50:
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
eBird version 1.52:
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
eBird version 1.53:
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 3]
eBird version 1.54:
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 3]
eBird version 1.55:
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 3]
eBird version 2015:
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
eBird version 2016:
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
eBird version 2017:
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Vermiculated Screech Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Vermiculated Screech Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Vermiculated Screech-Owl ( Megascops guatemalae) [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species (alt)

This taxon is a subspecies of Megascops [guatemalae, hoyi, vermiculatus, centralis, roraimae or napensis]

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Catalan: Xot de Guatemala
Czech: výreček guatemalský
Danish: Guatemaladværghornugle
German: Rotgesicht-Kreischeule
English: Middle American, Vermiculated, Choco, Roraima or Rio Napo Screech-Owl, Middle American, Vermiculated, Choco, Roraima, Rio Napo Screech-Owl, Vermiculated Screech Owl, Vermiculated Screech-Owl
Spanish: Autillo Guatemalteco, Tecolote Sapo
Spanish (Argentine): Lechucita Vermiculada
Spanish (Colombia): Currucutú vermiculado
Spanish (Costa Rica): Lechucita vermiculada
Spanish (Spain): Autillo Vermiculado
Spanish (Honduras): Tecolote
Spanish (Mexico): Tecolote Sapo, Tecolote vermiculado
Spanish (Panama): Autillo Vermiculado
Spanish (Peru): Lechuza Vermiculada
Spanish (Venezuela): Curucucú Vermiculado, Lechucita Vermiculada
Estonian: kõrepäll
Finnish: amerikanpöllönen
French: Petit-duc guatémaltèque, Petit-duc guatémaltèque ou P.-d. vermiculé, Petit-duc guatémaltèque, P.-d. vermiculé, P.-d. du Choco, P.-d. du Roraima ou P.-d. du Rio Napo, Petit-duc vermiculé
Hungarian: guatemalai füleskuvik
Italian: Assiolo del Centroamerica
Japanese (romaji): haraguroookonohazuku
Japanese: ハラグロオオコノハズク
Scientific: Megascops [guatemalae or vermiculatus, excl. hoyi], Megascops [guatemalae, vermiculatus, centralis, roraimae or napensis], Megascops guatemalae, Megascops guatemalae guatemalae, Megascops vermiculatus, Megascops vermiculatus vermiculatus, Otus guatemalae, Otus vermiculatus, Scops guatemalae
Lithuanian: Gvatemalinis apuokėlis
Dutch: Roodwangschreeuwuil
Norwegian: Mestisugle
Polish: syczek zmienny
Portuguese: corujinha-de-Roraima
Portuguese (Brazil): corujinha-de-roraima
Portuguese (Portugal): Corujinha-de-roraima
Russian: Краснолицая совка
Slovak: výrček ropuší
Swedish: guatemalaskrikuv
Ukrainian: Сплюшка гватемальська
Chinese: 中美角鸮
Chinese (Traditional): 瓜地馬拉鳴角鴞

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