Order
Strigiformes
Family
Strigidae
Genus
Megascops
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SPECIES

Koepcke's Screech-Owl Megascops koepckeae

Thomas S. Schulenberg
Version: 1.0 — Published February 5, 2016

Diet and Foraging

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Diet

There is very little information available on the diet of Koepcke's Screech-Owl. Insects have been found in the stomachs of several specimens (Fjeldså et al. 2012), and it perhaps also consumes some small vertebrates.

Foraging Behavior

Recommended Citation

Schulenberg, T. S. (2016). Koepcke's Screech-Owl (Megascops koepckeae), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.koesco1.01