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Hoy's Screech-Owl
Megascops hoyi (König, C & Straneck, 1989)
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Order:
  Strigiformes
Family:
  Strigidae
Genus:
  Megascops

Scientific:
  Megascops hoyi

Citation:
  (König, C & Straneck, 1989)

Reference:
  Stutt.Beitr.Naturk. 428 p.4

Protonym:
  Otus hoyi

Avibase ID:
  A910C62BB88D8644

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/A910C62B

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 686675

Geographic range:

  • Megascops hoyi: Montane forests of s Bolivia and nw Argentina
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Hoy's Screech-Owl
Czech:
  výreček Hoyův
German:
  Hoykreischeule
Danish:
  Yungasdværghornugle
Spanish:
  Autillo Fresco
Finnish:
  vuorimetsäpöllönen
French:
  Petit-duc de Hoy
Italian:
  Assiolo di Hoy
Japanese:
  hoiookonohazuku
Japanese:
  ホイオオコノハズク
Dutch:
  Hoys Schreeuwuil
Norwegian:
  Saltaugle
Polish:
  syczek argentynski
Russian:
  Горно-лесная совка
Slovak:
  výrček horský
Swedish:
  höyskrikuv
Chinese:
  霍氏角鸮


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Montane Forest Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Montane Forest Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Montane Forest Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Montane Forest Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Montane Forest Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Montane Forest Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Montane Forest Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Montane Forest Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Montane Forest Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Yungas Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Yungas Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   Yungas Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   Yungas Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
   Yungas Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
   Yungas Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Petit-duc de Hoy ( Otus hoyi) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Petit-duc de Hoy ( Otus hoyi) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Otus hoyi) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Otus hoyi) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Otus hoyi) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Otus hoyi) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Otus hoyi) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Clements, version 2015:
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Clements, version 2016:
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Clements, version 2017:
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Clements, version 2018:
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 3]
eBird version 1.50:
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
eBird version 1.52:
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
eBird version 1.53:
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
eBird version 1.54:
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
eBird version 1.55:
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
eBird version 2015:
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
eBird version 2016:
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
eBird version 2017:
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
eBird version 2018:
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Montane Forest Screech Owl ( Otus hoyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Montane Forest Screech Owl ( Otus hoyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Montane Forest Screech Owl ( Otus hoyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Montane Forest Screech Owl ( Otus hoyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Montane Forest Screech Owl ( Otus hoyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Montane Forest Screech Owl ( Otus hoyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Montane Forest Screech Owl ( Otus hoyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Montane Forest Screech Owl ( Otus hoyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Montane Forest Screech Owl ( Otus hoyi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Montane Forest Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Montane Forest Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Hoy's Screech-owl ( Otus hoyi) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
   Yungas Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Yungas Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
   Yungas Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
   Yungas Screech-owl ( Megascops hoyi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
   Yungas Screech Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Hoy's Screech-Owl ( Otus hoyi) [version 5]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
   Montane Forest Screech-Owl ( Megascops hoyi)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Megascops hoyi [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Megascops hoyi [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Megascops [guatemalae or hoyi] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

Catalan: Xot de Hoy
Czech: výreček Hoyův
Danish: Yungasdværghornugle
German: Bergwald-Kreischeule, Hoyeule, Hoykreischeule
English: Hoy's Screech Owl, Hoy's Screech-Owl, Montane forest owl, Montane Forest Screech Owl, Montane Forest Screech-Owl, Yungas Screech Owl, Yungas Screech-owl
English (IOC): Yungas Screech Owl
Spanish: Alicucu Yungueño, Autillo Fresco, Lechuza hoyi
Spanish (Argentine): Alicucu Yungueño, Lechuza hoyi
Spanish (Spain): Autillo fresco
Spanish (HBW): Montane Forest Screech-Owl
Estonian: vihmapäll
Finnish: vuorimetsäpöllönen
French: Petit-duc de Hoy, Scops de Hoy
Hungarian: hegyi füleskuvik
Italian: Assiolo di Hoy
Japanese: hoiookonohazuku
Japanese: ホイオオコノハズク
Latin: Megacsops hoyi, Megascops hoyi, Otus atricapillus hoyi, Otus hoyi
Lithuanian: Bolivinis apuokėlis
Dutch: Hoys Schreeuwuil, Hoy-schreeuwuil
Norwegian: Saltaugle
Polish: syczek argentynski, syczek argentyński, syczoń argentyński
Russian: *Горнолесная совка, Горнолесная Совка, Горно-лесная совка, Сова горнолесная
Slovak: výrček horský
Swedish: Hoys dvärguv, höyskrikuv
Ukrainian: Сплюшка аргентинська
Chinese: 霍氏角鸮
Chinese (Traditional): 欉鳴角鴞

 

         

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