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

Reddish Scops-Owl Otus rufescens

Described by: Horsfield (1821)
Alternate common name(s): Reddish Scops Owl, Rufous Scops-Owl, Rufescent Scops-Owl
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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S. Malay Peninsula and Greater Sundas;
Four populations;
(1) Peninsular Thailand and Malaya.
(2) Greater Sundas (Sumatra, Bangka, Java and Borneo).
(3) Sw. Philippines (Jolo Is., Sulu Archipelago).


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


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