Family Typical Owls (Strigidae)

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Common name Scientific name Videos Photos Sounds Status
Rufous Owl Ninox rufa 8 8 1
LC
Powerful Owl Ninox strenua 33 15 1
LC
Barking Owl Ninox connivens 14 12 1
LC
Sumba Boobook Ninox rudolfi 4 2 1
NT
Southern Boobook Ninox boobook 28 36 8
LC
Tasmanian Boobook Ninox leucopsis 1
LC
Morepork Ninox novaeseelandiae 11 20 6
LC
Northern Boobook Ninox japonica 3 8 2
LC
Brown Boobook Ninox scutulata 17 15 4
LC
Chocolate Boobook Ninox randi 3 2
NT
Hume's Boobook Ninox obscura 3 4
LC
Andaman Boobook Ninox affinis 2 6 1
NT
Luzon Boobook Ninox philippensis 12 4 3
LC
Mindanao Boobook Ninox spilocephala 1
NT
Camiguin Boobook Ninox leventisi 2 1
EN
Sulu Boobook Ninox reyi 2 1
VU
Cebu Boobook Ninox rumseyi 7 5 3
EN
Romblon Boobook Ninox spilonotus 1
VU
Mindoro Boobook Ninox mindorensis 2
VU
Least Boobook Ninox sumbaensis 1 1
NT
Togian Boobook Ninox burhani 3
NT
Ochre-bellied Boobook Ninox ochracea 6 9 3
NT
Cinnabar Boobook Ninox ios 2 3 2
VU
Halmahera Boobook Ninox hypogramma 2 3
LC
Buru Boobook Ninox hantu
LC
Seram Boobook Ninox squamipila 2
LC
Tanimbar Boobook Ninox forbesi 2 3 2
LC
Christmas Boobook Ninox natalis 1 1
VU
Manus Boobook Ninox meeki
LC
Jungle Boobook Ninox theomacha 1 4 1
LC
Speckled Boobook Ninox punctulata 9 5 2
LC
New Britain Boobook Ninox odiosa 5
VU
Bismarck Boobook Ninox variegata
LC
West Solomons Boobook Ninox jacquinoti 4 2
LC
Guadalcanal Boobook Ninox granti
VU
Malaita Boobook Ninox malaitae
VU
Makira Boobook Ninox roseoaxillaris
VU
Papuan Boobook Uroglaux dimorpha 2
DD
Northern Hawk-owl Surnia ulula 89 61 3
LC
Eurasian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium passerinum 29 37 3
LC
Collared Owlet Glaucidium brodiei 27 14 6
LC
Pearl-spotted Owlet Glaucidium perlatum 26 49 3
LC
Red-chested Owlet Glaucidium tephronotum 5 6 2
LC
Sjostedt's Owlet Glaucidium sjostedti 6
LC
Asian Barred Owlet Glaucidium cuculoides 17 36 1
LC
Javan Owlet Glaucidium castanopterum 1
LC
Jungle Owlet Glaucidium radiatum 16 26 2
LC
Chestnut-backed Owlet Glaucidium castanotum 13 6 1
NT
African Barred Owlet Glaucidium capense 6 8
LC
Chestnut Owlet Glaucidium castaneum
LC
Albertine Owlet Glaucidium albertinum
VU
Mountain Pygmy-owl Glaucidium gnoma 1 1
LC
Northern Pygmy-owl Glaucidium californicum 3 11
LC
Guatemalan Pygmy-owl Glaucidium cobanense 2 2
LC
Baja Pygmy-owl Glaucidium hoskinsii 1
LC
Costa Rican Pygmy-owl Glaucidium costaricanum 4 4 2
LC
Cloudforest Pygmy-owl Glaucidium nubicola 9 6 3
VU
Andean Pygmy-owl Glaucidium jardinii 4 10 2
LC
Yungas Pygmy-owl Glaucidium bolivianum 2 1 1
LC
Colima Pygmy-owl Glaucidium palmarum 4
LC
Tamaulipas Pygmy-owl Glaucidium sanchezi 3 1
NT
Central American Pygmy-owl Glaucidium griseiceps 2 2 1
LC
Subtropical Pygmy-owl Glaucidium parkeri
LC
Amazonian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium hardyi 12 7 3
LC
Least Pygmy-owl Glaucidium minutissimum 2 4 2
LC
Pernambuco Pygmy-owl Glaucidium mooreorum
CR
Ferruginous Pygmy-owl Glaucidium brasilianum 50 90 9
LC
Tucuman Pygmy-owl Glaucidium tucumanum 2 1 1
LC
Peruvian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium peruanum 16 13 1
LC
Austral Pygmy-owl Glaucidium nana 5 17 1
LC
Cuban Pygmy-owl Glaucidium siju 12 24 1
LC
Long-whiskered Owlet Xenoglaux loweryi 3 8 2
EN
Elf Owl Micrathene whitneyi 1
LC
Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia 75 191 5
LC
Spotted Owlet Athene brama 33 141 3
LC
Little Owl Athene noctua 66 151 5
LC
White-browed Owl Athene superciliaris 6 7 1
LC
Forest Owlet Heteroglaux blewitti 17 5 1
CR
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus 20 25 2
LC
Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus 5 19 1
LC
Unspotted Saw-whet Owl Aegolius ridgwayi 1
LC
Buff-fronted Owl Aegolius harrisii 6 13 1
LC
White-fronted Scops-owl Otus sagittatus 5 6 2
VU
Reddish Scops-owl Otus rufescens 1 3 1
NT
Serendib Scops-owl Otus thilohoffmanni 6 9
EN
Sandy Scops-owl Otus icterorhynchus
LC
Sokoke Scops-owl Otus ireneae 1 9
EN
Giant Scops-owl Otus gurneyi 5 2
VU
Japanese Scops-owl Otus semitorques 1 4
LC
Collared Scops-owl Otus lettia 8 15 4
LC
Sunda Scops-owl Otus lempiji 10 12
LC
Indian Scops-owl Otus bakkamoena 25 27 3
LC
Luzon Lowland Scops-owl Otus megalotis 6 8 1
LC
Visayan Scops-owl Otus nigrorum 9 5
VU
Mindanao Lowland Scops-owl Otus everetti 2 3
LC
Palawan Scops-owl Otus fuliginosus 4 2
NT
Mentawai Scops-owl Otus mentawi 6
NT
Wallace's Scops-owl Otus silvicola 1 2 2
LC
Enggano Scops-owl Otus enganensis 3
NT
San Isidro Owl Strix sp. nov. 7 4 1
NA
Santa Marta Screech-owl Otus sp. nov. 11 8 1
NA
Simeulue Scops-owl Otus umbra 4 4
NT
Nicobar Scops-owl Otus alius 1
DD
Andaman Scops-owl Otus balli 9 7
NT
Flores Scops-owl Otus alfredi 2 3 3
EN
Mountain Scops-owl Otus spilocephalus 5 9 7
LC
Javan Scops-owl Otus angelinae 1
VU
Rajah Scops-owl Otus brookii 3 4
LC
Arabian Scops-owl Otus pamelae 1 1
LC
Pemba Scops-owl Otus pembaensis 4
VU
African Scops-owl Otus senegalensis 8 36
LC
Annobon Scops-owl Otus feae
CR
Sao Tome Scops-owl Otus hartlaubi 1 2
VU
Eurasian Scops-owl Otus scops 35 49 8
LC
Pallid Scops-owl Otus brucei 5 17 1
LC
Luzon Highland Scops-owl Otus longicornis 2 1
NT
Mindanao Highland Scops-owl Otus mirus 2 1
NT
Mindoro Scops-owl Otus mindorensis
NT
Madagascar Scops-owl Otus rutilus 10 16 4
LC
Mayotte Scops-owl Otus mayottensis 6
LC
Anjouan Scops-owl Otus capnodes 3 2
CR
Grand Comoro Scops-owl Otus pauliani 4 1
CR
Moheli Scops-owl Otus moheliensis 8
CR
Socotra Scops-owl Otus socotranus 1
LC
Seychelles Scops-owl Otus insularis
EN
Oriental Scops-owl Otus sunia 18 21 2
LC
Ryukyu Scops-owl Otus elegans 3 9 1
NT
Siau Scops-owl Otus siaoensis 1
CR
Sulawesi Scops-owl Otus manadensis 16 12 5
LC
Banggai Scops-owl Otus mendeni 2
VU
Sula Scops-owl Otus sulaensis 2
NT
Sangihe Scops-owl Otus collari 1 6
LC
Mantanani Scops-owl Otus mantananensis 10 3 9
NT
Moluccan Scops-owl Otus magicus 6 6 4
LC
Rinjani Scops-owl Otus jolandae 4 1
NT
Wetar Scops-owl Otus tempestatis 2 6 1
LC
Biak Scops-owl Otus beccarii 2
VU
Palau Owl Pyrroglaux podargina 1 1
LC
Northern White-faced Owl Ptilopsis leucotis 9 27
LC
Southern White-faced Owl Ptilopsis granti 5 15
LC
Stygian Owl Asio stygius 17 20 1
LC
Northern Long-eared Owl Asio otus 64 87 4
LC
African Long-eared Owl Asio abyssinicus 2 9
LC
Madagascar Long-eared Owl Asio madagascariensis 3 9
LC
Striped Owl Asio clamator 16 30 2
LC
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus 50 102 2
LC
Marsh Owl Asio capensis 6 7
LC
Jamaican Owl Pseudoscops grammicus 6 1
LC
Fearful Owl Nesasio solomonensis 5 4
VU
Flammulated Owl Psiloscops flammeolus 1 2
LC
Western Screech-owl Megascops kennicottii 3 11 2
LC
Balsas Screech-owl Megascops seductus 2 2
LC
Pacific Screech-owl Megascops cooperi 6 7 1
LC
Eastern Screech-owl Megascops asio 4 34 1
LC
Whiskered Screech-owl Megascops trichopsis 2 2
LC
Tropical Screech-owl Megascops choliba 38 78 5
LC
Peruvian Screech-owl Megascops roboratus 7 6 1
LC
Koepcke's Screech-owl Megascops koepckeae 4 5 2
LC
Bare-shanked Screech-owl Megascops clarkii 3 3
LC
Bearded Screech-owl Megascops barbarus 3 1
VU
Colombian Screech-owl Megascops colombianus 7 10 1
NT
Rufescent Screech-owl Megascops ingens 5 3
LC
Cinnamon Screech-owl Megascops petersoni 6 5
LC
Cloudforest Screech-owl Megascops marshalli
NT
Tawny-bellied Screech-owl Megascops watsonii 11 14 5
LC
Guatemalan Screech-owl Megascops guatemalae 3 1
LC
Vermiculated Screech-owl Megascops vermiculatus 6 9 2
LC
Yungas Screech-owl Megascops hoyi 3 1
LC
Black-capped Screech-owl Megascops atricapilla 4 8 5
LC
Long-tufted Screech-owl Megascops sanctaecatarinae 4 5 1
LC
Puerto Rican Screech-owl Megascops nudipes 1 3 1
LC
White-throated Screech-owl Megascops albogularis 5 5 3
LC
Bare-legged Screech-owl Margarobyas lawrencii 5 10
LC
Spectacled Owl Pulsatrix perspicillata 24 31 4
LC
Tawny-browed Owl Pulsatrix koeniswaldiana 10 17 2
LC
Band-bellied Owl Pulsatrix melanota 3 4 1
LC
Spotted Wood-owl Strix seloputo 10 8 1
LC
Mottled Wood-owl Strix ocellata 11 9 1
LC
Brown Wood-owl Strix leptogrammica 21 27
LC
Tawny Owl Strix aluco 55 54 21
LC
Himalayan Owl Strix nivicolum 3
LC
Desert Tawny Owl Strix hadorami 2
LC
Omani Owl Strix butleri 2 2
DD
Spotted Owl Strix occidentalis 20 3
NT
Barred Owl Strix varia 4 47 1
LC
Fulvous Owl Strix fulvescens 4 4
LC
Rusty-barred Owl Strix hylophila 5 13 6
NT
Chaco Owl Strix chacoensis 1 11 1
LC
Rufous-legged Owl Strix rufipes 3 6 1
LC
Ural Owl Strix uralensis 26 28 4
LC
Great Grey Owl Strix nebulosa 67 65 2
LC
African Wood-owl Strix woodfordii 9 20 3
LC
Maned Owl Jubula lettii
DD
Crested Owl Lophostrix cristata 8 16 1
LC
Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus 26 94 5
LC
Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus 55 116 5
LC
Magellanic Horned Owl Bubo magellanicus 6 22 1
LC
Eurasian Eagle-owl Bubo bubo 33 77 4
LC
Pharaoh Eagle-owl Bubo ascalaphus 9 18
LC
Rock Eagle-owl Bubo bengalensis 19 32 2
LC
Cape Eagle-owl Bubo capensis 10 19
LC
Spotted Eagle-owl Bubo africanus 12 50 1
LC
Greyish Eagle-owl Bubo cinerascens 8 26
LC
Fraser's Eagle-owl Bubo poensis 6 8
LC
Verreaux's Eagle-owl Bubo lacteus 24 47 2
LC
Shelley's Eagle-owl Bubo shelleyi
NT
Barred Eagle-owl Bubo sumatranus 17 4
LC
Spot-bellied Eagle-owl Bubo nipalensis 7 7
LC
Dusky Eagle-owl Bubo coromandus 8 12 2
LC
Akun Eagle-owl Bubo leucostictus 3 3
LC
Philippine Eagle-owl Bubo philippensis 13 8 1
VU
Blakiston's Eagle-owl Bubo blakistoni 2 24 1
EN
Brown Fish-owl Ketupa zeylonensis 13 37 1
LC
Tawny Fish-owl Ketupa flavipes 16 13
LC
Buffy Fish-owl Ketupa ketupu 21 21 1
LC
Pel's Fishing-owl Scotopelia peli 3 15
LC
Rufous Fishing-owl Scotopelia ussheri
VU
Vermiculated Fishing-owl Scotopelia bouvieri 3
LC
Mottled Owl Ciccaba virgata 16 15 7
LC
Black-and-white Owl Ciccaba nigrolineata 5 11 3
LC
Black-banded Owl Ciccaba huhula 8 11 1
LC
Rufous-banded Owl Ciccaba albitarsis 6 7 4
LC

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