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Moluccan Scops Owl - Otus magicus

Calls - Otus magicus
Territorial call Halmahera, Indonesia. © Dave Farrow

Distribution of Moluccan Scops Owl - Otus magicus
Distribution of the Moluccan Scops Owl Otus magicus

Status: Locally common in many areas.

Original Description: Muller, Salomon. 1841. Verhandelingen over de Natuurlijke Geschiedenis der Nederlandsche Overzeesche Bezittingen [Annals of the Natural History of the Dutch Overseas Possessions], Pt. 4, p. 110.

Subspecies: O. m. magicus, O. m. leucospilus, O. m. albiventris, O. m. morotensis, O. m. bouruensis, O. m. sulaensis, O. m. tempestatis, O. m. obira


König, Weick and Becking. 1999. "Owls: A Guide to the Owls of the World". Yale University Press

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Page compiled by . Page last updated 2006-12-28 Owl Species ID: 030.270.000

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