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Sandy Scops-Owl Otus icterorhynchus

Described by: Shelley (1873)
Alternate common name(s): Sandy Scops Owl, Cinnamon Scops-Owl
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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W. and c. Africa;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) Ne. Liberia (Mt. Nimba), Ivory Coast and s. Ghana.
(2) S. Cameroon, sw. Gabon (Gamba area) to c., ne. and ce. Zaire.


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


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