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Everett's Scops Owl ~ Otus everetti


The Everett's Scops Owl is a small to medium-sized owl with very long ear-tufts. It is also known as the Mindanao Lowland Scops Owl.

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Distribution: Samar, Leyte, Dinagat, Bohol, Basilan and Mindanao in the Philipines.

Range of Everett's Scops Owl (Otus everetti)
Range of the Everett's Scops Owl Otus everetti

Status: Uncertain.

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

References: (may contain affiliate links)
International Ornithological Congress. 2023. "IOC World Bird List - Owls".
König, Claus & Weick, Friedhelm. 2008. "Owls: A Guide to the Owls of the World (Second Edition)". Yale University Press.
Otus everetti at Xeno-canto.

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

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