The Pallid Scops Owl is a small owl with small ear-tufts. It is also known as the Striated Scops Owl or Bruce's Scops Owl.
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Distribution: Southeastern Turkey and northeast Egypt to southeast Arabia and from the Aral Sea to northwest India.
Status: Locally common.
Original Description: Hume, Allan Octavian. 1872. Stray Feathers, 1, p. 8-10.