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Everett's Scops Owl Otus everetti   - Adult
Everett's Scops Owl
Photographer : © Yann Muzika
Location :Samar, Philippines
Date : 4 August 2016
English synonyms:Philippine Scops Owl, Mindanao Scops Owl, Mindanao Lowland Scops Owl, Mindanao Lowland Scops-owl, Oriental Screech Owl, Oriental Screech-Owl, Whitehead's Scops Owl, Whitehead's Scops-Owl, Everett's Screech Owl, Everett's Screech-Owl
Bird Family :Strigidae - Typical Owls
Red Data Status :Not Evaluated
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to the Philippines (Basilan, Bohol, Leyte, Samar and Mindanao). Includes boholensis.

Split from Philippine Scops Owl Otus megalotis.
Ref: Miranda, H.C., Jr., Brooks, D.M. and Kennedy, R.S. (2011) Phylogeny and taxonomic review of Philippine lowland scops owls (Strigiformes): parallel diversification of highland and lowland clades. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 123(3): 441-454

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