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Ngami Owlet

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Glaucidium ngamiense Scientific name
Strigiformes Order
Strigidae Family
20 cm Length
Tropical montane & lowland, moist  forest. Up to 1,200 m. Range:- Angola, Botswana, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mozambique, NamibiaTanzania & Zimbabwe. Mafia Island.

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae Mammals, birds, fish. Food  
2272 - TSN: 687060 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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AKA:- Danish: Ngamispurveugle
English: African Barred Owlet, Lake District Barred Owlet, Ngami Barred Owlet, Ngami Owlet
Estonian: bantu värbkakk
French: Chevêchette, Chevêchette de Ngami, Chouette cehvêchette du Cap
Italian: Civettina di Ngami
Japanese: kuriirosuzumefukurou
Japanese: クリイロスズメフクロウ
Latin: Glaucidium capense clanceyi, Glaucidium capense ngamiense, Glaucidium capense robertsi, Glaucidium capensis ngamiense, Glaucidium ngamiense, Smithiglaux ngamiense, Taenioglaux ngamiensis
Dutch: Ngamidwerguil, Ngami-dwerguil
Polish: sóweczka bialogardla, sóweczka białogardła
Russian: Сычик Нгами
Slovak: kuvicok vlnkavochrbtę, kuvičok vlnkovanę

Glaucidium ngamiense
Glaucidium ngamiense clanceyi
Glaucidium ngamiense ngamiense
Glaucidium ngamiense robertsi

  • Glaucidium ngamiense: Eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo to Central Tanzania (including Mafia Island), south to Angola, northern Namibia, northern Botswana, Zimbabwe, and Mozambique
Source: Clements checklist 2012



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