The Greyish Eagle Owl is a medium-sized owl with not very erectile ear-tufts. It is also known as the Vermiculated Eagle Owl.
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Distribution: Distributed in a central band across the African continent, from Senegal to Liberia in the West over to Sudan to Kenya in the East.
Status: Common in western Africa, but uncertian in eastern Africa. Listed as 'Least Concern' by Birdlife International.
Original Description: Guérin-Méneville, Felix Edouard. 1843. Revue Zoologique, par la Societe Cuvierienne (Rev. Zool.; Journal mensuel publie sous la direction de M. F. E. Guerin-Meneville) 6: p. 321.