The Solomons Hawk Owl is a small to medium-sized owl with no ear-tufts. Other names for this bird include the West Solomons Hawk Owl, (West) Solomons Boobook, and the Solomon Islands Hawk Owl.
Distribution: The Solomon Islands.
Status: Widespread, not uncommon throughout most of its range. Rarer on San Cristobal and Malaita.
Original Description: Bonaparte, Charles Lucien Jules Laurent. 1850. Conspectus generum avium (Consp. Gen. Av.) 1: p. 42.