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Philippine Hawk-Owl Ninox philippensis

Described by: Bonaparte (1855)
Alternate common name(s): Mindoro Hawk-Owl, Mindanao Hawk-Owl, Spotted Hawk-Owl, Cebu Hawk-Owl, Teeddale's Hawk-Owl, Philippine Boobook
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Rajah Sikatuna National Park, Bohol, Philippines - Jan, 2007 © Leif Gabrielsen 
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Fragmented island populations;
(1) Luzon, Polillo, Marinduque, Catanduanes, Samar, Leyte, Buad and perhaps Biliran.
(2) Mindoro.
(3) Tablas, Sibuyan, Cebu and Camiguin Sur.
(4) Ticao and Masbate Is.
(5) Panay, Guimaras, Negros, Bohol, and Siquijor.
(6) Mindanao, Basilan, Dinagat, and Siargao.
(7) Sulu Archipelago (Jolo, Bongao, and Siasi Is.).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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