The Mindanao Hawk Owl is a small owl with no ear-tufts. It is also known as the Mindanao Boobook.
Distribution: Endemic to Mindanao, Dinagat, Siargao, Socorro and Basilan in the Philippines.
Status: Listed as 'Near Threatened' by Birdlife International.
Original Description: Tweeddale. 1879. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London (1878), pt. 4, p. 942.