Giant Scops Owl - Mimizuku gurneyi
Formerly Otus gurneyi, first described as Pseudoptynx gurneyi
Also known as Lesser Eagle Owl, Mindanao Owl
Status: Rare and endangered.
Original Description: Tweeddale, Arthur Hay, 9th, Marquis of. 1879. Proceedings of the Scientific meetings of the Zoological Society of London for the year 1878 (PZS): Pt 4, p 940, pl. 58.
Page compiled by Deane P. Lewis. Page last updated 2005-04-21
OwlPages.com Owl Species ID: 080.010.000