Family Typical Owls (Strigidae) | the Internet Bird Collection

You can also view a grid list of the species, showing one photo per species.
Gallery of the top photos of this family.

Contains...
Minimum number of videos
Minimum number of photos
Minimum number of sounds
Common name Scientific name Videos Photos Sounds Status
Rufous Owl Ninox rufa 13 11 1
LC
Powerful Owl Ninox strenua 33 20 1
LC
Barking Owl Ninox connivens 14 14 2
LC
Sumba Boobook Ninox rudolfi 4 4 1
NT
Southern Boobook Ninox boobook 33 46 9
LC
Tasmanian Boobook Ninox leucopsis 1
LC
Morepork Ninox novaeseelandiae 11 23 7
LC
Northern Boobook Ninox japonica 7 19 5
LC
Brown Boobook Ninox scutulata 17 26 5
LC
Chocolate Boobook Ninox randi 3 3
NT
Hume's Boobook Ninox obscura 3 11 1
LC
Andaman Boobook Ninox affinis 2 6 2
LC
Luzon Boobook Ninox philippensis 12 5 3
LC
Mindanao Boobook Ninox spilocephala 1
NT
Camiguin Boobook Ninox leventisi 10 3
EN
Sulu Boobook Ninox reyi 2 1
VU
Cebu Boobook Ninox rumseyi 7 5 3
EN
Romblon Boobook Ninox spilonotus 3
EN
Mindoro Boobook Ninox mindorensis 2
VU
Least Boobook Ninox sumbaensis 4 1
EN
Togian Boobook Ninox burhani 3
NT
Ochre-bellied Boobook Ninox ochracea 6 15 3
NT
Cinnabar Boobook Ninox ios 2 3 2
VU
Halmahera Boobook Ninox hypogramma 2 3
LC
Buru Boobook Ninox hantu 1
LC
Seram Boobook Ninox squamipila 1 5
LC
Tanimbar Boobook Ninox forbesi 2 9 2
LC
Christmas Boobook Ninox natalis 1 3
VU
Manus Boobook Ninox meeki 2
LC
Jungle Boobook Ninox theomacha 3 6 4
LC
Speckled Boobook Ninox punctulata 9 7 2
LC
New Britain Boobook Ninox odiosa 5
VU
Bismarck Boobook Ninox variegata 4
LC
West Solomons Boobook Ninox jacquinoti 4 3
LC
Guadalcanal Boobook Ninox granti 2
NT
Malaita Boobook Ninox malaitae
VU
Makira Boobook Ninox roseoaxillaris
VU
Papuan Hawk-owl Uroglaux dimorpha 3 2
LC
Northern Hawk-owl Surnia ulula 94 84 3
LC
Eurasian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium passerinum 31 53 3
LC
Collared Owlet Glaucidium brodiei 28 22 6
LC
Pearl-spotted Owlet Glaucidium perlatum 31 63 3
LC
Red-chested Owlet Glaucidium tephronotum 5 7 3
LC
Sjostedt's Owlet Glaucidium sjostedti 6
LC
Asian Barred Owlet Glaucidium cuculoides 23 58 1
LC
Javan Owlet Glaucidium castanopterum 2
LC
Jungle Owlet Glaucidium radiatum 17 37 4
LC
Chestnut-backed Owlet Glaucidium castanotum 13 9 1
NT
African Barred Owlet Glaucidium capense 6 9 1
LC
Chestnut Owlet Glaucidium castaneum
LC
Albertine Owlet Glaucidium albertinum
VU
Mountain Pygmy-owl Glaucidium gnoma 3
LC
Northern Pygmy-owl Glaucidium californicum 4 15
LC
Guatemalan Pygmy-owl Glaucidium cobanense 2 3 1
LC
Baja Pygmy-owl Glaucidium hoskinsii 5
LC
Costa Rican Pygmy-owl Glaucidium costaricanum 4 6 2
LC
Cloudforest Pygmy-owl Glaucidium nubicola 9 9 3
VU
Andean Pygmy-owl Glaucidium jardinii 5 15 2
LC
Yungas Pygmy-owl Glaucidium bolivianum 3 3 1
LC
Colima Pygmy-owl Glaucidium palmarum 5
LC
Tamaulipas Pygmy-owl Glaucidium sanchezi 3 1
NT
Central American Pygmy-owl Glaucidium griseiceps 3 3 1
LC
Subtropical Pygmy-owl Glaucidium parkeri
LC
Amazonian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium hardyi 12 12 3
LC
Least Pygmy-owl Glaucidium minutissimum 4 9 2
LC
Pernambuco Pygmy-owl Glaucidium mooreorum
CR
Ferruginous Pygmy-owl Glaucidium brasilianum 58 118 9
LC
Tucuman Pygmy-owl Glaucidium tucumanum 4 1 1
LC
Peruvian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium peruanum 21 22 1
LC
Austral Pygmy-owl Glaucidium nana 5 20 1
LC
Cuban Pygmy-owl Glaucidium siju 16 35 1
LC
Long-whiskered Owlet Xenoglaux loweryi 6 12 2
EN
Elf Owl Micrathene whitneyi 1 7
LC
Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia 89 252 5
LC
Spotted Owlet Athene brama 39 199 5
LC
Little Owl Athene noctua 83 214 5
LC
White-browed Owl Athene superciliaris 8 13 1
LC
Forest Owlet Heteroglaux blewitti 18 7 1
EN
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus 22 35 4
LC
Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus 5 22 1
LC
Unspotted Saw-whet Owl Aegolius ridgwayi 3
LC
Buff-fronted Owl Aegolius harrisii 8 15 1
LC
White-fronted Scops-owl Otus sagittatus 5 7 2
VU
Reddish Scops-owl Otus rufescens 1 5 1
NT
Serendib Scops-owl Otus thilohoffmanni 7 14
EN
Sandy Scops-owl Otus icterorhynchus
LC
Sokoke Scops-owl Otus ireneae 1 17
EN
Giant Scops-owl Otus gurneyi 5 2
VU
Japanese Scops-owl Otus semitorques 2 10 1
LC
Collared Scops-owl Otus lettia 9 19 5
LC
Sunda Scops-owl Otus lempiji 14 13
LC
Indian Scops-owl Otus bakkamoena 26 55 3
LC
Luzon Lowland Scops-owl Otus megalotis 6 10 1
LC
Visayan Scops-owl Otus nigrorum 9 13 1
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
Simeulue Scops-owl Otus umbra 4 5
NT
Nicobar Scops-owl Otus alius 1
DD
Andaman Scops-owl Otus balli 9 11
LC
Flores Scops-owl Otus alfredi 2 6 3
EN
Mountain Scops-owl Otus spilocephalus 7 12 7
LC
Javan Scops-owl Otus angelinae 5
VU
Rajah Scops-owl Otus brookii 3 4
LC
Arabian Scops-owl Otus pamelae 1 4 1
LC
Pemba Scops-owl Otus pembaensis 7
VU
African Scops-owl Otus senegalensis 10 46 4
LC
Annobon Scops-owl Otus feae 3
CR
Sao Tome Scops-owl Otus hartlaubi 2 5 1
VU
Eurasian Scops-owl Otus scops 36 68 10
LC
Pallid Scops-owl Otus brucei 10 26 2
LC
Luzon Highland Scops-owl Otus longicornis 2 1
NT
Mindanao Highland Scops-owl Otus mirus 2 1
NT
Mindoro Scops-owl Otus mindorensis 1
NT
Madagascar Scops-owl Otus rutilus 14 20 4
LC
Mayotte Scops-owl Otus mayottensis 7
LC
Anjouan Scops-owl Otus capnodes 3 2
EN
Grand Comoro Scops-owl Otus pauliani 4 1
EN
Moheli Scops-owl Otus moheliensis 8
EN
Socotra Scops-owl Otus socotranus 1 3
LC
Seychelles Scops-owl Otus insularis 1
EN
Oriental Scops-owl Otus sunia 18 37 2
LC
Ryukyu Scops-owl Otus elegans 11 26 7
NT
Siau Scops-owl Otus siaoensis
CR
Sulawesi Scops-owl Otus manadensis 17 17 5
LC
Banggai Scops-owl Otus mendeni 3 4 2
VU
Sula Scops-owl Otus sulaensis 4 4 3
NT
Sangihe Scops-owl Otus collari 1 6
LC
Mantanani Scops-owl Otus mantananensis 13 6 9
NT
Moluccan Scops-owl Otus magicus 8 11 5
LC
Rinjani Scops-owl Otus jolandae 1 6 1
NT
Wetar Scops-owl Otus tempestatis 2 7 1
LC
Biak Scops-owl Otus beccarii 2 3 1
VU
Palau Owl Pyrroglaux podargina 7 1
LC
Northern White-faced Owl Ptilopsis leucotis 9 29
LC
Southern White-faced Owl Ptilopsis granti 20 18
LC
Stygian Owl Asio stygius 21 32 1
LC
Northern Long-eared Owl Asio otus 78 124 6
LC
African Long-eared Owl Asio abyssinicus 4 10
LC
Madagascar Long-eared Owl Asio madagascariensis 4 12
LC
Striped Owl Asio clamator 17 43 4
LC
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus 55 166 2
LC
Marsh Owl Asio capensis 6 12
LC
Jamaican Owl Pseudoscops grammicus 6 4
LC
Fearful Owl Nesasio solomonensis 5 10
VU
Flammulated Owl Psiloscops flammeolus 1 3
LC
Western Screech-owl Megascops kennicottii 4 17 2
LC
Balsas Screech-owl Megascops seductus 2 2
LC
Pacific Screech-owl Megascops cooperi 8 11 1
LC
Eastern Screech-owl Megascops asio 6 40 1
LC
Whiskered Screech-owl Megascops trichopsis 5 2
LC
Tropical Screech-owl Megascops choliba 49 106 5
LC
Peruvian Screech-owl Megascops roboratus 8 10 1
LC
Koepcke's Screech-owl Megascops koepckeae 6 7 2
LC
Bare-shanked Screech-owl Megascops clarkii 3 4
LC
Bearded Screech-owl Megascops barbarus 3 1
VU
Colombian Screech-owl Megascops colombianus 7 11 1
NT
Rufescent Screech-owl Megascops ingens 1 8 3
LC
Cinnamon Screech-owl Megascops petersoni 9 9
LC
Cloudforest Screech-owl Megascops marshalli 2 3 1
NT
Tawny-bellied Screech-owl Megascops watsonii 21 24 5
LC
Guatemalan Screech-owl Megascops guatemalae 6 6
LC
Vermiculated Screech-owl Megascops vermiculatus 9 14 2
LC
Santa Marta Screech-owl Megascops sp. nov. 11 8 1
NA
Yungas Screech-owl Megascops hoyi 5 10 1
LC
Black-capped Screech-owl Megascops atricapilla 5 10 7
LC
Long-tufted Screech-owl Megascops sanctaecatarinae 4 6 1
LC
Puerto Rican Screech-owl Megascops nudipes 1 3 1
LC
White-throated Screech-owl Megascops albogularis 9 11 4
LC
Bare-legged Screech-owl Margarobyas lawrencii 6 15
LC
Spectacled Owl Pulsatrix perspicillata 30 43 4
LC
Tawny-browed Owl Pulsatrix koeniswaldiana 10 22 2
LC
Band-bellied Owl Pulsatrix melanota 5 10 2
LC
Spotted Wood-owl Strix seloputo 10 12 1
LC
Mottled Wood-owl Strix ocellata 12 20 3
LC
Brown Wood-owl Strix leptogrammica 22 31
LC
Tawny Owl Strix aluco 61 76 23
LC
Himalayan Owl Strix nivicolum 5
LC
Desert Tawny Owl Strix hadorami 2
LC
Omani Owl Strix butleri 2 2
DD
Spotted Owl Strix occidentalis 20 8
NT
Barred Owl Strix varia 10 55 1
LC
Fulvous Owl Strix fulvescens 4 4
LC
San Isidro Owl Strix sp. nov. 10 11 1
NA
Rusty-barred Owl Strix hylophila 12 17 7
NT
Chaco Owl Strix chacoensis 5 15 1
LC
Rufous-legged Owl Strix rufipes 3 8 1
LC
Ural Owl Strix uralensis 29 50 4
LC
Great Grey Owl Strix nebulosa 68 82 2
LC
African Wood-owl Strix woodfordii 12 32 4
LC
Maned Owl Jubula lettii
DD
Crested Owl Lophostrix cristata 9 26 1
LC
Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus 27 128 5
VU
Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus 63 159 5
LC
Magellanic Horned Owl Bubo magellanicus 6 26 1
LC
Eurasian Eagle-owl Bubo bubo 34 99 6
LC
Pharaoh Eagle-owl Bubo ascalaphus 9 18
LC
Rock Eagle-owl Bubo bengalensis 22 37 1
LC
Cape Eagle-owl Bubo capensis 11 22
LC
Spotted Eagle-owl Bubo africanus 18 66 1
LC
Greyish Eagle-owl Bubo cinerascens 12 29 2
LC
Fraser's Eagle-owl Bubo poensis 6 14
LC
Verreaux's Eagle-owl Bubo lacteus 30 62 2
LC
Shelley's Eagle-owl Bubo shelleyi
NT
Barred Eagle-owl Bubo sumatranus 19 8 1
LC
Spot-bellied Eagle-owl Bubo nipalensis 7 7
LC
Dusky Eagle-owl Bubo coromandus 9 14 2
LC
Akun Eagle-owl Bubo leucostictus 6 5 1
LC
Philippine Eagle-owl Bubo philippensis 13 10 1
VU
Blakiston's Eagle-owl Bubo blakistoni 6 33 1
EN
Brown Fish-owl Ketupa zeylonensis 14 51 2
LC
Tawny Fish-owl Ketupa flavipes 16 15
LC
Buffy Fish-owl Ketupa ketupu 38 23 1
LC
Pel's Fishing-owl Scotopelia peli 3 18
LC
Rufous Fishing-owl Scotopelia ussheri 1
VU
Vermiculated Fishing-owl Scotopelia bouvieri 5
LC
Mottled Owl Ciccaba virgata 26 25 7
LC
Black-and-white Owl Ciccaba nigrolineata 6 14 3
LC
Black-banded Owl Ciccaba huhula 9 18 1
LC
Rufous-banded Owl Ciccaba albitarsis 8 10 4
LC

Advertising more »