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Glaucidium brasilianum  (J. F. Gmelin, 1788)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 177908

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Strix brasiliana J. F. Gmelin, 1788
  Common Name(s): Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl [English]
    Tecolote bajeño [Spanish]
    Ferruginous Pygmy Owl [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderStrigiformes  – Owls, chouettes, engoulevents, hiboux, Goatsuckers  
                            FamilyStrigidae  – Typical Owls, strigidés, Owls  
                                  GenusGlaucidium F. Boie, 1826 – Pygmy-Owls  
                                     SpeciesGlaucidium brasilianum (J. F. Gmelin, 1788) – Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl, Tecolote bajeño, Ferruginous Pygmy Owl  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Subspecies Glaucidium brasilianum brasilianum (J. F. Gmelin, 1788)  
                                        Subspecies Glaucidium brasilianum cactorum van Rossem, 1937  
                                        Subspecies Glaucidium brasilianum duidae Chapman, 1929  
                                        Subspecies Glaucidium brasilianum intermedium A. R. Phillips, 1966  
                                        Subspecies Glaucidium brasilianum margaritae Phelps & Phelps Jr, 1951  
                                        Subspecies Glaucidium brasilianum medianum Todd, 1916  
                                        Subspecies Glaucidium brasilianum olivaceum Chapman, 1939  
                                        Subspecies Glaucidium brasilianum pallens Brodkorb, 1938  
                                        Subspecies Glaucidium brasilianum phaloenoides (Daudin, 1800)  
                                        Subspecies Glaucidium brasilianum ridgwayi Sharpe, 1875  
                                        Subspecies Glaucidium brasilianum stranecki C. König & Wink, 1995  
                                        Subspecies Glaucidium brasilianum tucumanum Chapman, 1922  
                                        Subspecies Glaucidium brasilianum ucayalae Chapman, 1929  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Glaucidium brasilianum    
  Expert: Richard C. Banks  
  Notes: Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.   
  Reference for: Glaucidium brasilianum    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: AOU Check-List (07-2005), website (version Jul-2005)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: American Ornithologists' Union's "LIST OF THE 2,037 BIRD SPECIES (WITH SCIENTIFIC AND ENGLISH NAMES) KNOWN FROM THE A.O.U. CHECK-LIST AREA" (AOU Check-list, 7th edition, updated with Supplements 42-46), maintained at   
  Reference for: Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl[English]   
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Tecolote bajeño[Spanish]   
  Source: IOC World Bird List (v 8.1), website (version 8.1), website (version 8.1)  
  Acquired: 2018   
  Notes: Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2018. IOC World Bird List (v 8.1). doi: 10.14344/IOC.ML.8.1. Available at [Accessed 22 January, 2018]   
  Reference for: Glaucidium brasilianum   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Glaucidium brasilianum   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2017.06.15, website (version 15-Jun-17)  
  Acquired: 2017   
  Notes: "Zoonomen Nomenclatural data" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Glaucidium brasilianum   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner  
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Resource Publication, no. 166   
  Page(s): 79   
  Publisher: United States Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  Reference for: Glaucidium brasilianum   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gill, Frank, and Minturn Wright  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Birds of the World: Recommended English Names   
  Page(s): ix + 259   
  Publisher: Princeton University Press   
  Publication Place: Princeton, New Jersey, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-691-12827-8   
  Notes: Includes a CD-ROM with the full dataset   
  Reference for: Glaucidium brasilianum, Ferruginous Pygmy Owl [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
    South America  
    Middle America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Mexico, Native  






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