Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Typical Owls :: Cape Eagle-Owl

Cape Eagle-Owl Bubo capensis

Described by: Smith, A. (1834)
Alternate common name(s): Mackinder's Eagle-Owl, Dillon's Eagle-Owl, Mountain Eagle-Owl
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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E. to s. Africa;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) W. and c. Ethiopia and Eritrea.
(2) W. and s. Kenya and c. Tanzania.
(3) W. Mozambique, e. Zimbabwe, s. Namibia and South Africa (Natal and Cape Province).


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


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