The BioFiles - Bill Hubick

Choco Screech-Owl (Megascops centralis)

Genus Megascops  / Family Strigidae  / Order Strigiformes  / Class Aves  / Phylum Chordata  / Kingdom Animalia

The short trills of the Choco Screech-Owl were common in the foothills around Nusagandi, Panama (July 2010). This individual was calling spontaneously, but flew in quickly to whistled imitations (Kuna Yala, Panama, 7/9/2010).

A Choco Screech-Owl in Kuna Yala, Panama (7/9/2010).


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Choco Screech-Owl (Megascops centralis)

Genus Megascops  / Family Strigidae  / Order Strigiformes  / Class Aves  / Phylum Chordata  / Kingdom Animalia
Total Records: 3

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Choco Screech-Owl (Megascops centralis) - Map

For now, here's a fun heat map representation of my personal sightings in iNaturalist courtesy of iNaturalist.