Taxon profile


Pacific Screech-Owl
Megascops cooperi (Ridgway, 1878)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Strigiformes - owls »  family Strigidae - owls »  genus Megascops

Scientific synonyms

Otus cooperi (Ridgway, 1878)

Least Concern LC

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Megascops cooperi cooperi (Ridgway, 1878)
subspecies Megascops cooperi lambi (R. T. Moore & J. T. Marshall, 1959)

Links and literature

EN AOU Checklist of North and Middle American Birds 2013 [], North American Classification Committee (NACC) [as Megascops cooperi]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Bird Life 3 [22728976]

Bird Life [] [as Megascops cooperi (Ridgway, 1878)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN F. Gill, D. Donsker & P. Rasmussen (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Megascops cooperi (Ridgway, 1878)]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021
EN del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Megascops cooperi Ridgway, 1878]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Otus cooperi (Ridgway, 1878)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Megascops cooperi]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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