Oriental Bird Images

Brown Boobook Ninox scutulata burmanica   - Adult
Brown Boobook
Photographer : © Viral Patel and Pankaj Maheria
Location :Maguri Beel, Tinsukia District, Assam, India
Date : 24 March 2019
English synonyms:Brown Hawk Owl, Brown Hawk-Owl, Oriental Hawk Owl, Oriental Hawk-Owl, Hume's Hawk-Owl (obscura), Hume's Boobook (obscura)
Bird Family :Strigidae - Typical Owls
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Ninox (s.) japonica and Ninox (s.) randi are now treated as separate species following Ben King (2002) Species limits in the Brown Boobook Ninox scutulata complex. Bulletin B.O.C. 122, 4 : 250-257.