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Mindanao Hawk Owl ~ Ninox spilocephala


The Mindanao Hawk Owl is a small owl with no ear-tufts.


Distribution: Endemic to Mindanao, Dinagat, Siargao, and Basilan in the Philippines.

Status: Unknown.

Original Description: Tweeddale. 1879. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London (1878), pt. 4, p. 942.


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

Page by Deane Lewis. Last updated 2016-01-15.