Cuckoo owl

Description
The cuckoo owl is a ground-dwelling owl found in open, dry grasslands, agricultural lands and desert habitats of North & South America. Cuckoo owls feed on a variety of prey items such as insects, small mammals, reptiles, amphibians and other birds.
Accession Loan No.
106/1908/14
Collection Class
Birds
Common Name
cuckoo owl
Simple Name
bird
Full Name
STRIGIDAE: Glaucidium cuculoides (Vigors): cuckoo owl
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
Downall, Miss G P (from the collection of)
Collection Country
Sri Lanka
Collection Area Region
South Asia
Collection Continent
Asia
Phylum
CHORDATA: VERTEBRATA
Family
STRIGIDAE
Genus
Glaucidium
Species
cuculoides

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