Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Typical Owls :: African Long-eared Owl

African Long-eared Owl Asio abyssinicus

Described by: Guérin-Méneville (1843)
Alternate common name(s): Abyssinian Owl, Abyssinian Long-eared Owl
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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E. Africa;
Two populations;
(1) Highlands of w. and c. Ethiopia and Eritrea.
(2) Ruwenzori Mountains and Mitumba Mountains of ex. ce. Zaire, cw. Uganda, Rwanda and c. Kenya (Mt. Kenya).


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


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