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Sulu Boobook Ninox reyi   - Pair
Sulu Boobook
Photographer : © Rob Hutchinson/Birdtour Asia
Location :Tawi Tawi, Philippines
Date : 15 January 2012
English synonyms:Sulu Hawk Owl, Sulu Hawk-Owl, Philippine Hawk Owl, Philippine Hawk-Owl, Philippine Boobook, Philippine Boobook Owl
Bird Family :Strigidae - Typical Owls
Bird Group :STRIGIFORMES
Red Data Status :Not Evaluated
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to the Sulu Archipelago in the Philippines.

Split from Philippine Boobook Ninox philippensis following
Rasmussen, P.C., Allen, D.N.S., Collar, N.J., DeMeulemeester, B., Hutchinson, R.O.P, Jakosalem, G.C., Kennedy, R.S., Lambert, F.R. & Paguntalan, L.M. (2012) Vocal divergence and new species in the Philippine Hawk Owl Ninox philippensis complex. Forktail 28: 1-20.

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