Order
Strigiformes
Family
Strigidae
Genus
Micrathene
 
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Elf Owl Micrathene whitneyi

Susanna G. Henry and Frederick R. Gehlbach
Version: 2.0 — Published January 1, 1999

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Figure 1. Distribution of the Elf Owl. - Range Map
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  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Figure 1. Distribution of the Elf Owl.

Winter and southern Mexican breeding ranges are poorly documented.

Recommended Citation

Henry, S. G. and F. R. Gehlbach (1999). Elf Owl (Micrathene whitneyi), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (A. F. Poole and F. B. Gill, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bna.413