Strigidae: owls of Guatemala

(11 of 19 species covered)

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Whiskered Screech-Owl (Megascops trichopsis)

Whiskered Screech-Owl Whiskered Screech-Owl

More photos of Whiskered Screech-Owl at CAYAYA BIRDING website:
Red morph.
Gray morph.
Two gray morph individuals.

Bearded Screech-Owl (Megascops barbarus)

Bearded Screech-Owl Bearded Screech-Owl

Guatemalan Screech-Owl (Megascops guatemalae)

Vermiculated Screech-Owl

More photos of Guatemalan Screech-Owl at CAYAYA BIRDING website:
Adult.

Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus)

Great Horned Owl

Mexican Wood Owl (Strix squamulata)

Mottled Owl Mottled Owl Mottled Owl

More photos of Mexican Wood Owl (Mottled Owl) at CAYAYA BIRDING website:
Adult at night.
Adult hunting.
Adult at night.
Adult at night.
Two birds at day roost.

Black-and-white Owl (Strix nigrolineata)

Black-and-White Owl

More photos of Black-and-white Owl at CAYAYA BIRDING website:
Adult at day roost.

Fulvous Owl (Strix fulvescens)

Fulvous Owl Fulvous Owl

More photos of Fulvous Owl at CAYAYA BIRDING website:
Adult.
Perched at day roost.
Perched in the cloud forest in the spotlight.

Guatemalan Pygmy-Owl (Glaucidium cobanense)

Northern Pygmy Owl

See videos of Guatemalan Pygmy-Owl
More photos of Guatemalan Pygmy-Owl at CAYAYA BIRDING website:
Red morph adult perched.
Fledgling.
Brown morph adult perched.
Young bird flying.
Brown morph adult perched.
Read about our research on Guatemalan Pygmy-Owl.

Ridgway's Pygmy-Owl (Glaucidium ridgwayi)

Ridgway's Pygmy-Owl

Unspotted Saw-whet Owl (Aegolius ridgwayi)

Unspotted Saw-whet Owl Unspotted Saw-whet Owl

More photos of Unspotted Saw-whet Owl at CAYAYA BIRDING website:
Adult.
Read about our research on Unspotted Saw-whet Owl.

Stygian Owl (Asio stygius)

Stygian Owl Stygian Owl

juvenile Guatemalan Pygmy-Owl

Read about our owl research in Guatemala.


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