Rainforest Scops Owl

Otus rutilus - Petit-duc malgache

Petit-duc malgache
♂ adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Strigiformes

  • Family
    :

    Strigidés

  • Genus
    :

    Otus

  • Species
    :

    rutilus

Descriptor

Pucheran, 1849

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 24 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 53 cm.
  • Weight
    : 112 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Rainforest Scops Owl (Otus rutilus) is a species of bird in the Strigidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Petit-duc malgache,
  • Autillo Malgache,
  • Madagaskar-Zwergohreule,
  • madagaszkári füleskuvik,
  • Madagaskardwergooruil,
  • Assiolo del Madagascar,
  • Östlig madagaskardvärguv,
  • Madagaskarugle,
  • výrik pralesný,
  • výreček bělobradý,
  • Madagaskardværghornugle,
  • madagaskarinpöllönen,
  • xot de Madagascar,
  • syczek malgaski,
  • Мадагаскарская совка,
  • アカチャコノハズク,
  • 马岛角鸮,
  • 馬拉加西角鴞,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations, Rural Gardens, Urban Areas, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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