The Rodrigues Owl was a small owl that became extinct some time in the mid 18th Century.
Distribution: Occurred on the Mascarene island of Rodrigues, east of Madagascar.
Original Description: Milne-Edwards, Alphonse (1873): Recherches sur la faune ancienne des Îles Mascareignes. Ann. Sci. Nat. Zool. (Paris) 5(19), Article 3.