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White-throated Screech-Owl

Megascops albogularis (Cassin, J 1849)

The white-throated screech owl is a small owl found in the Andes of Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Venezuela. Source: Wikipedia




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


Original description

Citation:
  (Cassin, J 1849)

Reference:
   Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 4(1848) p.124

Protonym:
  Syrnium albo-gularis

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/5445387


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  F72A3AA5322DEA31

Avibase ID:
  avibase-F72A3AA5

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F72A3AA5


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 686679

Geographic range:

  • Megascops albogularis albogularis: Eastern Andes of Colombia and Ecuador
  • Megascops albogularis obscurus: Sierra de Perijá (Colombia/Venezuela border)
  • Megascops albogularis macabrus: Western and Central Andes of Colombia and Ecuador to n Peru
  • Megascops albogularis meridensis: Andes of w Venezuela
  • Megascops albogularis remotus: Andes of e Peru to w Bolivia (Cochabamba)
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English:
White-throated Screech-Owl
Catalan:
Xot golablanc
Czech:
výreček bělohrdlý
Danish:
Hvidstrubet Dværghornugle
German:
Weißkehl-Kreischeule
Spanish:
Autillo gorjiblanco
Spanish (Spain):
Autillo Gorjiblanco
Finnish:
valkokurkkupöllönen
French:
Petit-duc à gorge blanche
Croatian:
bjelogrli ćuk
Hungarian:
fehértorkú füleskuvik
Italian:
Assiolo golabianca
Japanese (romaji):
nodojiroookonohazuku
Japanese:
ノドジロオオコノハズク
Lithuanian:
Baltagurklis apuokėlis
Dutch:
Witkeelschreeuwuil
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Andesugle
Norwegian:
Andesugle
Polish:
syczoń białogardły
Portuguese:
corujinha-de-garganta-branca
Russian:
Белогорлая совка
Slovak:
výrček bielohrdlý
Serbian:
Belogrli američki ćuk
Swedish:
vitstrupig skrikuv
Ukrainian:
Сплюшка білогорла
Chinese:
白喉角鸮
Chinese (Traditional):
白喉角鴞


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Petit-duc à gorge blanche ( Otus albogularis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Petit-duc à gorge blanche ( Otus albogularis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 3]
eBird version 2022:
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
White-throated Screech Owl ( Otus albogularis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
White-throated Screech Owl ( Otus albogularis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
White-throated Screech Owl ( Otus albogularis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
White-throated Screech Owl ( Otus albogularis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
White-throated Screech Owl ( Otus albogularis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
White-throated Screech Owl ( Otus albogularis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
White-throated Screech Owl ( Otus albogularis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
White-throated Screech Owl ( Otus albogularis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
White-throated Screech Owl ( Otus albogularis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
White-throated Screech-owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Otus albogularis) [version 2]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Otus albogularis [version 2]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Otus albogularis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Otus albogularis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Otus albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (20/02/2020):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/06/2020):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/08/2021):
White-throated Screech-Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
White-throated Screech Owl ( Megascops albogularis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Megascops albogularis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Megascops albogularis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Megascops [albogularis, ingens or columbianus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

See also the taxonomic synonyms table.


Catalan: Xot golablanc
Czech: Výrecek belohrdlý, výreček bělohrdlý
Danish: Hvidstrubet Dværghornugle
German: Weißkehleule, Weißkehl-Kreischeule
English: White throated Screech Owl, White-throated Owl, White-throated Screech Owl, White-throated Screech-Owl
English, HBW: White-throated Screech-owl
English (IOC): White-throated Screech Owl
English (United States): White-throated Screech-Owl
Spanish: Autillo de Garganta Blanca, Autillo Gorgiblanco, Autillo gorjiblanco, Curucucú Gargantiblanco
Spanish (Colombia): Autillo Gorgiblanco, Currucutú gorgiblanco
Spanish (Ecuador): Autillo Goliblanco
Spanish (Spain): Autillo Gorjiblanco
Spanish (HBW): White-throated Screech-Owl
Spanish (Peru): Lechuza de Garganta Blanca
Spanish (Venezuela): Curucucú Gargantiblanco
Estonian: valgekurk-päll
Finnish: Valkokurkkupöllönen
French: Duc-nain à gorge blanche, Petit-duc à gorge blanche, Scops à gorge blanche
Croatian: bjelogrli ćuk
Hungarian: fehértorkú füleskuvik
Italian: Assiolo golabianca
Japanese (romaji): nodojiroookonohazuku
Japanese: ノドジロオオコノハズク
Scientific: Megascops albogularis, Megascops albogularis albogularis, Otus albogularis, Otus albo-gularis, Syrnium albogularis
Lithuanian: Baltagurklis apuokėlis
Dutch: Witkeelschreeuwuil
Norwegian Nynorsk: Andesugle
Norwegian: Andesugle
Polish: syczek bialogardly, syczek białogardły, syczoń białogardły
Portuguese: corujinha-de-garganta-branca
Russian: Белогорлая совка, Сова белогрудая малая
Slovak: výrček bielohrdlý
Serbian: Belogrli američki ćuk
Swedish: Vitstrupig dvärguv, vitstrupig skrikuv
Turkish: Ak boğazlı puhucuk
Ukrainian: Сплюшка білогорла
Chinese: 白喉角鸮
Chinese (Traditional): 白喉角鴞

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