Australian Masked Owl - Tyto novaehollandiae calabyi
Description: Back generally darker than in nominate race, with more yellowish patches; white spots are larger and surrounded with black. Whitish below, sparsely spotted brown.
Size: Wing 305 mm; Tail 130 mm
Distribution: South New Guinea between Merauke and the Fly River delta.
Also see the nominate description for this species.
Original Description: Mason, Ian J. 1983. Bulletin of the British Ornithologistsí Club, 103, p. 126.
Page compiled by Deane Lewis. Page last updated 2012-07-30
OwlPages.com Owl Species ID: 010.090.010