Micrathene - definition of Micrathene by The Free Dictionary
Elf owl (redirected from Micrathene)
|(Zool.) ||a small owl (Micrathene Whitneyi) of Southern California and Arizona. |
See also: Elf
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On the other hand, the nocturnal activity of Elf Owls Micrathene
whitneyi and Western Screech Owls Megascops kennicottii does not depend on moon phase (Hardy and Morrison, 2000).
Habitat selection, population density, and home range of the elf owl, Micrathene
whitneyi, at Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge, Texas.
checklist in the use of the generic name Micrathene