Brown Fish Owl

Ketupa zeylonensis - Kétoupa brun

Kétoupa brun
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Strigiformes

  • Family
    :

    Strigidés

  • Genus
    :

    Ketupa

  • Species
    :

    zeylonensis

Descriptor

Gmelin, JF, 1788

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 58 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 1105 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Brown Fish Owl (Ketupa zeylonensis) is a species of bird in the Strigidae family.

Subspecific information 4 Subspecies

  • Ketupa zeylonensis semenowi (se Turkey, Middle East to nw India)
  • Ketupa zeylonensis leschenaulti (India through Myanmar to w Thailand)
  • Ketupa zeylonensis zeylonensis (Sri Lanka)
  • Ketupa zeylonensis orientalis (ne Myanmar to se China, Indochina and the Malay Pen.)

Foreign names

  • Kétoupa brun,
  • Búho Pescador de Ceilán,
  • Bufo-pescador,
  • Fischuhu,
  • indiai halászbagoly,
  • Westelijke Bruine Visuil,
  • Gufo pescatore bruno,
  • Brun fiskuv,
  • Brunfiskeugle,
  • ketupa rybárka,
  • ketupa rybí,
  • Brun Fiskeugle,
  • kalahuuhkaja,
  • duc pescador bru,
  • Árugla,
  • ketupa bosonoga,
  • brūnais zivjūpis,
  • ribja uharica,
  • Бурый рыбный филин,
  • ミナミシマフクロウ カッショクウオミミズク,
  • 褐渔鸮,
  • นกทึดทือพันธุ์เหนือ,
  • 褐漁鴞,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations

Geographic range

Illustration

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Sources of information

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