Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Typical Owls :: Pharaoh Eagle-Owl
Pharaoh Eagle-Owl Bubo ascalaphus
Described by: Savigny (1809)
Alternate common name(s): Desert Eagle-Owl, Savigny's Eagle-Owl
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeN. Africa extending into the Sahara and Arabia;
(1) Morocco e. to Egypt (Sinai Peninsula), Near East to Syria and w. Iraq.
(2) Sahara s. to Mauritania, s. Mali, s. Niger, s. Chad, c. Sudan, nw. coastal Ethiopia, Arabia and s. Iraq.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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