Typical Owls (Strigidae)

Long-whiskered Owlet (Xenoglaux loweryi) - HBW 5, p. 225

French: Chevêchette nimbée German: Peruanerkauz Spanish: Mochuelo Peludo

Taxonomy: Xenoglaux loweryi O’Neill and Graves, 1977, 10 km northeast of Abra Patricia (1890 m), Departamento San Martín, Peru.
Relationships unclear. Monotypic.

Distribution: N Peru (Río Mayo valley, NW San Martín).