The Mindoro Hawk Owl is a very small owl with no ear-tufts. It is also known as the Mindoro Boobook.
Distribution: Endemic to island of Mindoro in the Philippines.
Status: Listed as Vulnerable by Birdlife International..
Original Description: Ogilvie-Grant, Robert William. 1896. Ibis, 7th Series, vol. 2: p. 463.
N. plateni: Hartlaub, Gustav. 1899. Abhandlungen der Naturwissenschaftlicher Verein zu Bremen 16: p. 271.