Indian Scops Owl

Otus bakkamoena - Petit-duc indien

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Strigiformes

  • Family
    :

    Strigidés

  • Genus
    :

    Otus

  • Species
    :

    bakkamoena

Descriptor

Pennant, 1769

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 20 à 66 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 125 à 150 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Indian Scops Owl (Otus bakkamoena) is a species of bird in the Strigidae family.

Subspecific information 4 Subspecies

  • Otus bakkamoena deserticolor (s Iran, s Pakistan)
  • Otus bakkamoena gangeticus (nw India to Nepal)
  • Otus bakkamoena marathae (c India)
  • Otus bakkamoena bakkamoena (s India, Sri Lanka)

Foreign names

  • Petit-duc indien,
  • Autillo Indio,
  • Mocho-de-orelhas-da-Índia,
  • Hindu-Halsbandeule,
  • hindu füleskuvik,
  • Indische Dwergooruil,
  • Assiolo indiano,
  • Indisk kragdvärguv,
  • Landsbyugle,
  • výrik obojkový,
  • výreček indický,
  • Halsbåndsdværghornugle,
  • sepelpöllönen,
  • xot de l'Índia,
  • syczek długouchy,
  • Indijas pūcīte,
  • Ошейниковая совка,
  • オオコノハズク,
  • 印度领角鸮,
  • 印度角鴞,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations, Rural Gardens, Urban Areas

Geographic range

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