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Taliabu Masked Owl Tyto nigrobrunnea  
Taliabu Masked Owl
Photographer : © Frank E Rheindt
Location :near Binadesa (50m), near Jorjoga, Taliabu, Sula Islands, Indonesia
Date : 10 April 2009
English synonyms:Taliabu Owl, Taliabu Masked-Owl, Sula Islands Barn Owl, Sula Islands Barn-Owl, Sula Barn Owl, Sula Barn-Owl, Sula Masked Owl, Sula Masked-Owl, Black-brown Owl
Bird Family :Tytonidae - Barn Owls, Grass Owls, Masked Owls & Bay Owls
Bird Group :STRIGIFORMES
Red Data Status :Endangered
Remarks :Note the dark suffusion to the facial mask.
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to the Sula Islands, North Maluku, Indonesia.
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