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Celebes Scops Owl - Otus manadensis

Also known as Sulawesi Scops Owl, Magic Scops Owl

Calls - Otus manadensis
Duet (Female is higher pitched) © Lars Koerner
Territorial call Lore Lindu, Sulawesi. © Dave Farrow

Distribution of Celebes Scops Owl - Otus manadensis
Distribution of the Celebes Scops Owl Otus manadensis

Status: Locally relatively common.

Original Description: Quoy, Jean Rene Constant & Gaimard, Jean Paul. 1830. Voyage de découvertes de l’Astrolabe exécuté par order du Roi, pendant les années 1826-1827-1828-1829, sous le commandement de m.J. Dumont d’Urville. Zoologie. (Paris. 268 p). 1, p. 170-171. Atlas Ois. pl. 2, fig. 2.

Subspecies: O. m. manadensis, O. m. kalidupae, O. m. mendeni, O. m. siaoensis


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 2007-06-04 Owl Species ID: 030.300.000

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