Birds of Colombia

    STRIGIFORMES: Strigidae (Owls)  
Genus: Megascops (10 species, 26 worldwide)


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White-throated Screech Owl (Megascops albogularis)
   


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Choco Screech Owl (Megascops centralis)
   


Tropical Screech Owl
Tropical Screech Owl (Megascops choliba)
ProAves Blue-billed Curassow Reserve, Puerto Pinzon, Boyaca, Colombia
  Note black border to facial disc.
   

Bare-shanked Screech Owl
Bare-shanked Screech Owl (Megascops clarkii)
Cartago, Prusia, Costa Rica  
   
Photograph by Jorge Obando Gutierrez   © Copyrighted, All Rights Reserved.

Colombian Screech Owl
Colombian Screech Owl (Megascops colombianus) Near Threatened
  Note dark eyes (not seen well in this photo).
   
Photograph by Terry S. Baltimore   © All Rights Reserved.

Santa Marta Screech Owl
Santa Marta Screech Owl (Megascops gilesi) Near Threatened ENDEMIC
ProAves El Dorado Reserve, Santa Marta Sierra Nevada, Magdalena, Colombia  
   

Rufescent Screech Owl
Rufescent Screech Owl (Megascops ingens)
Manu, Peru  
   
Photograph by Joel N. Rosenthal   © All Rights Reserved.

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Napo Screech Owl (Megascops napensis)
   


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Cinnamon Screech Owl (Megascops petersoni)
   


Tawny-bellied Screech Owl
Tawny-bellied Screech Owl (Megascops watsonii)
Manu, Peru  
   
Photograph by Joel N. Rosenthal   © All Rights Reserved.


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