Birds of Cuba BETA

    STRIGIFORMES: Strigidae (Owls)  
Genus: Glaucidium (1 species, 29 worldwide)

Genus Glaucidium, Pygmy Owls, are tiny owls, around 15 cm., which can be active day or night. All Pygmy Owls are usually being mobbed by small birds and hummingbirds.

Cuban Pygmy Owl
Cuban Pygmy Owl (Glaucidium siju siju) ENDEMIC
Photograph by Allan Hopkins     Copyright and usage info

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