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Himalayan Wood Owl - Strix newarensis

Formerly considered a subspecies of Strix leptogrammica. Also known as Mountain Wood Owl

Distribution of Himalayan Wood Owl - Strix newarensis
Distribution of the Himalayan Wood Owl Strix newarensis

Status: Rare.

Original Description: Hodgson, Brian Houghton. 1836. Asiatic Researches, or Asiatick Research (As.Res.; or transactions of the society instituted in Bengal for inquiring into the history, the antiquities, the arts, and sciences, and literature of Asia) 19: p 168.

Subspecies: S. n. newarensis, S. n. caligata, S. n. laotiana, S. n. ticehursti

References:

König, Claus & Weick, Friedhelm. 2008. "Owls: A Guide to the Owls of the World (Second Edition)". Yale University Press
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 2014-09-19

OwlPages.com Owl Species ID: 130.040.000

 
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