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Flores Scops Owl ~ Otus alfredi

Introduction

The Flores Scops Owl is a very small owl with small ear-tufts.

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  • Flores Scops Owl

Information

Distribution: Found in the Ruteng and Todo Mountains in western Flores in the Lesser Sunda Islands.

Range of Flores Scops Owl (Otus alfredi)
Range of the Flores Scops Owl Otus alfredi

Original Description: Hartert, Ernst Johann Otto. 1897. Novitates Zoologicae (British Museum of Natural History, London), 4, p. 527-528.

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

See also: Other owls from Asia, Genus: Otus.

Page by Deane Lewis. Last updated 2015-09-19.