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Forest Owlet Heteroglaux blewitti   - Adult
Forest Owlet
Photographer : © Abhinav Chaudhary
Location :Tansa Wildlife Sanctuary, Maharashtra, India
Date : 24 December 2016
English synonyms:Forest Spotted Owlet, Forest Spotted Owl
Bird Family :Strigidae - Typical Owls
Bird Group :STRIGIFORMES
Red Data Status :Critically Endangered
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to India.

For specific and generic separation see:
Rasmussen, P.C. & Collar, N.J. (2013) Phenotypic evidence for the specific and generic validity of Heteroglaux blewitti. Forktail 29: 7887.

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