Thai National Parks

Birds of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Collared owlet

Binomial name: Glaucidium brodiei (E. Burton, 1836)

The collared owlet (Glaucidium brodiei) is a species of owl in the Strigidae family. It is found in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam.

Its natural habitat is temperate forests. It is the smallest owl in Asia, at 15 cm and 60 g.

This article uses material from the Wikipedia released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike Licence 3.0. Please see license details for photos in photo by-lines.

Videos of Collared owlet

  • Collared owlet - Kaeng Krachan National Park

    Collared owlet - Kaeng Krachan National Park

  • Collared owlet

    Collared owlet

Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Strigiformes
Family
Strigidae
Genus
Glaucidium
Species
Glaucidium brodiei

Subspecies

  • Glaucidium brodiei borneense (Richard Bowdler Sharpe, 1893)
  • Glaucidium brodiei brodiei (E. Burton, 1836)
  • Glaucidium brodiei pardalotum (Robert Swinhoe, 1863)
  • Glaucidium brodiei sylvaticum (Charles Lucien Bonaparte, 1850)

Collared owlet is found in following locations in Thailand

Please note that this non-official list is not complete nor necessarily accurate. This list is a summary of checklists from other websites, blogs, publications, photo/videos published on various websites or our own findings. We appreciate your contributions with photo proof.

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Range map of Glaucidium brodiei in Thailand

Important note; our range maps are generated automatically based on very limited data we have about the protected sites, the data is not necessarily accurate. Please help us to improve our range maps by sharing your findings/knowledge.