The Philippine Scops Owl is a medium-sized owl with long ear-tufts. It is also known as Whitehead's Scops Owl or the Luzon Lowland Scops Owl.
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Distribution: Luzon, Marinduque and the Catanduanes Islands in the Philippines.
Status: Locally common. Listed as 'Least Concern' by Birdlife International.
Original Description: Walden. 1875. Transactions of the Zoological Society of London, no. 9, p. 145.