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  • proper noun A taxonomic genus within the family Strigidae.

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  • It is also an area with a concentration of species of limited distribution such as the paujil cornudo (Crax unicornis koepckeae), picaflores (Metallura theresiae, Heliangelus rejalis), lechuza (Xenoglaux loweryi) and ranas (Dendrobates mysteriosus).

    Peruvian Yungas

  • The tiny species, Xenoglaux loweryi, has long bristles around its beak, and delicate feathers that extend into whiskers.

    BBC News - Home

  • Alterman's discovery was the first sighting of the long whiskered owlet Xenoglaux loweryi since 2007.

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  • Alterman's discovery was the first sighting of the long whiskered owlet Xenoglaux loweryi since 2007.

    EcoEarth.Info Environment RSS Newsfeed

  • Alterman's discovery was the first sighting of the long whiskered owlet Xenoglaux loweryi since 2007.

    EcoEarth.Info Environment RSS Newsfeed

  • Alterman's discovery was the first sighting of the long whiskered owlet Xenoglaux loweryi since 2007.

    EcoEarth.Info Environment RSS Newsfeed

  • A birder found and video recorded a long whiskered owlet (Xenoglaux loweryi) in Peru - only the fourth time the species has ever been seen and the first time anyone has captured footage of it.

    A DC Birding Blog

  • Biologists consider the Long-whiskered Owlet (Xenoglaux loweryi) "a holy grail of South American ornithology."

    Mongabay.com News

  • Biologists consider the Long-whiskered Owlet (Xenoglaux loweryi) "a holy grail of South American ornithology."

    Mongabay.com News

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