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Cinnabar Hawk Owl ~ Ninox ios


The Cinnabar Hawk Owl is a small owl with no ear-tufts. It is also known as the Cinnabar Boobook.

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  • Cinnabar Hawk Owl
  • Cinnabar Hawk Owl


Distribution: Recorded in northern and central Sulawesi.

Status: Rare.

Original Description: Rasmussen, Pamela. 1999. Wilson Bulletin 111: p. 457-464.

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: Ninox.

Page by Deane Lewis. Last updated 2015-12-23.