Puerto Rican owl

Puerto Rican owl

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Gymnasio nudipes

The Puerto Rican owl or múcaro, formerly known as the Puerto Rican screech owl, is a nocturnal endemic owl of the archipelago of Puerto Rico. It is the only species placed in the genus Gymnasio of the family Strigidae. The subspecies G. n. newtoni, which was endemic to the Virgin Islands, was locally referred to as the cuckoo bird.

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Distribution

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Puerto Rican owl habitat map

Habits and Lifestyle

Lifestyle
Seasonal behavior

Diet and Nutrition

References

1. Puerto Rican owl Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Puerto_Rican_owl
2. Puerto Rican owl on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22688891/93210689

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