Chestnut-backed owlet (Glaucidium castanonotum)

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Chestnut-backed owlet fact file

Chestnut-backed owlet description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderStrigiformes
FamilyStrigidae
GenusGlaucidium (1)

Information on the chestnut-backed owlet is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Spanish
Mochuelo de Ceilán.
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Chestnut-backed owlet status

Classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Near Threatened

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (October, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (October, 2009)
    http://www.cites.org
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Chestnut-backed owlet perched in tree  
Chestnut-backed owlet perched in tree

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