The Manus Boobook is a small to medium-sized owl with no ear-tufts. It is also known as the Admiralty Islands Hawk Owl or the Manus Hawk Owl.
Distribution: Endemic to Manus Island in the Admiralty Islands, north of New Guinea.
Status: Not immediately endangerd, despite its very limited range. Listed as 'Least Concern' by Birdlife International.
Original Description: Rothschild, Lord Lionel Walter, & Hartert, Ernst Johann Otto. 1914. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club (BBOC) 33: p. 105.