Abyssinian Owl

Asio abyssinicus - Hibou d'Abyssinie

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Strigiformes

  • Family
    :

    Strigidés

  • Genus
    :

    Asio

  • Species
    :

    abyssinicus

Descriptor

Guérin-Méneville, 1843

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 44 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : -
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Abyssinian Owl (Asio abyssinicus) is a species of bird in the Strigidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Asio abyssinicus abyssinicus (Eritrea and Ethiopia)
  • Asio abyssinicus graueri (c Kenya to e DRCongo)

Foreign names

  • Hibou d'Abyssinie,
  • Búho Abisinio,
  • Abyssinische Ohreule,
  • etióp fülesbagoly,
  • Ethiopische Ransuil,
  • Gufo africano,
  • Etiopisk hornuggla,
  • Fjellhornugle,
  • myšiarka etiópska,
  • kalous etiopský,
  • Afrikansk Skovhornugle,
  • afrikansarvipöllö,
  • mussol d'Etiòpia,
  • uszatka etiopska,
  • Абиссинская ушастая сова,
  • アビシニアトラフズク,
  • 埃塞长耳鸮,
  • 阿比西尼亞長耳鴞,

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) : ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations

Geographic range

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