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Red-chested Owlet

Glaucidium tephronotum Sharpe, RB 1875

The red-chested owlet is a species of owl in the family Strigidae, native to the African tropical rainforest. Its habits and behaviour are poorly known. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Strigiformes
Family:
  Strigidae
Genus:
   Glaucidium
Scientific:
  Glaucidium tephronotum


Original description

Citation:
  Sharpe, RB 1875

Reference:
   Ibis

Protonym:
  Glaucidium tephronotum

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8612808


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  E05A96F335E13371

Avibase ID:
  avibase-E05A96F3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E05A96F3


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 555459

Geographic range:

  • Glaucidium tephronotum tephronotum: Equatorial forests of Liberia, Ivory Coast and Ghana
  • Glaucidium tephronotum pycrafti: Forests of s Cameroon
  • Glaucidium tephronotum [medje or elgonense]: middle Congo River Basin, eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, southwestern Uganda, and western Kenya
English:
Red-chested Owlet
Catalan:
Mussolet de pit roig
Czech:
kulíšek rudoprsý
Danish:
Rødbrystet Spurveugle
German:
Rotbrust-Zwergkauz
Spanish:
Mochuelo Pechirrojo
Spanish (Spain):
Mochuelo Pechirrojo
Finnish:
tropiikkivarpuspöllö
French:
Chevêchette à pieds jaunes
Croatian:
crvenoprsi ćuk
Hungarian:
vörösmellű törpekuvik
Italian:
Civettina pettorosso
Japanese (romaji):
muneakasuzumefukurou
Japanese:
ムネアカスズメフクロウ
Lithuanian:
Geltonkojė žvirblinė pelėda
Dutch:
Roodborstdwerguil
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Gråhovudugle
Norwegian:
Gråhodeugle
Polish:
sóweczka rdzawopierśna
Portuguese:
mochinho-de-peito-vermelho
Russian:
Красногрудый сычик
Slovak:
kuvičok hrdzavoprsý
Serbian:
Crvenogruda mala sova
Swedish:
rödbröstad sparvuggla
Ukrainian:
Сичик-горобець рудобокий
Chinese:
红胸鸺鹠
Chinese (Traditional):
紅胸鵂鶹


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Chevêchette à pieds jaunes ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Chevêchette à pieds jaunes ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Glaucidium tephronotum [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Glaucidium tephronotum [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Glaucidium tephronotum [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Red-chested Owlet ( Glaucidium tephronotum) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Glaucidium tephronotum [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Glaucidium tephronotum [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Bengali: রারফুক কুটি঩যাুঁচা
Bengali (transliteration): lālabuka kuṭipyām̐cā*
Catalan: Mussolet de pit roig
Czech: Kulíšek rudoprsý
Danish: Rødbrystet Spurveugle
German: Rotbrustkauz, Rotbrust-Sperlingskauz, Rotbrust-Zwergkauz
English: Red chested Owlet, Red-chested Owlet, Yellow-legged Owlet
English, HBW: Red-chested Owlet
English (IOC): Red-chested Owlet
English (Kenya): Red-chested Owlet
English (United States): Red-chested Owlet
Esperanto: Afrika strigeto
Spanish: Mochuelo de Pecho Rojo, Mochuelo Pechirrojo
Spanish (Spain): Mochuelo Pechirrojo
Spanish (HBW): Red-chested Owlet
Estonian: tõmmuselg-värbkakk
Finnish: Tropiikkivarpuspöllö
French: Chevêchette à pieds jaunes, Ludlow's Fulvetta
Croatian: crvenoprsi ćuk
Hungarian: vörösmellű törpekuvik
Italian: Civetta nana pettorossiccio, Civettina pettorosso
Japanese (romaji): muneakasusumefukurou, muneakasuzumefukurou
Japanese: ムネアカススメフクロウ, ムネアカスズメフクロウ
Scientific: Glaucidium pycrafti, Glaucidium tephronotum, Glaucidium tephronotum pycrafti, Glaucidium tephronotum tephronotum
Lithuanian: Geltonkojė žvirblinė pelėda
Dutch: Roodborstdwerguil
Norwegian Nynorsk: Gråhovudugle
Norwegian: Gråhodeugle
Polish: sóweczka rdzawopiersna, sóweczka rdzawopierśna
Portuguese: mochinho-de-peito-vermelho
Portuguese (Portugal): mocho-pigmeu-de-peito-ruivo
Russian: Красногрудый воробьиный сыч, Красногрудый Сычик, Сычик красногрудый
Slovak: kuvičok hrdzavoprsý
Serbian: Crvenogruda mala sova
Swedish: Rödbröstad sparvuggla
Swahili: Kitaumande Kidari-chekundu
Turkish: Kara kızıl serçe baykuşu
Ukrainian: Сичик-горобець рудобокий
Chinese: 红胸鸺鹠
Chinese (Traditional): 紅胸鵂鶹

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