Subtropical Pygmy-owl (Glaucidium parkeri) - HBW 5, p. 216
French: Chevêchette de Parker
Spanish: Mochuelo de Parker
Taxonomy: Glaucidium parkeri Robbins and Howell, 1995, Cerros del Sira (1550 m), Departamento Huánuco, Peru.
Considered member of G. minutissimum complex, which also includes G. palmarum, G. sanchezi, G. griseiceps and G. hardyi; further study needed to determine true relationships. Recently described species with highly distinctive song, possibly not closely related to others of that complex. Monotypic.
Distribution: E slope of Andes in Ecuador and Peru; possibly N to SW Colombia, possibly also extending farther S into N Bolivia.
- Least Concern
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