Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Typical Owls :: Moluccan Scops-Owl

Moluccan Scops-Owl Otus magicus

Described by: Müller, S. (1841)
Alternate common name(s): Moluccan Scops Owl, Flores Scops Owl, Flores Scops-Owl, Mysterious Scops-Owl, Insular Scops-Owl
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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Moluccas, Lesser Sundas, and ex. w. Australasia;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) Morotai and Ternate.
(2) Halmahera, Kasiruta and Becan Is.
(3) Obi Is.
(4) Ambon and Seram Is.
(5) Buru.
Lesser Sundas:
(6) Lombok, Sumbawa, Flores and Lomblen Is.
(7) Wetar Is.


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


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