Family Typical Owls (Strigidae) | the Internet Bird Collection

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Common name Scientific name Videos Photos Sounds Status
Rufous Owl Ninox rufa 13 15 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 48 9
LC
Tasmanian Boobook Ninox leucopsis 1
LC
Morepork Ninox novaeseelandiae 11 23 8
LC
Northern Boobook Ninox japonica 7 19 5
LC
Brown Boobook Ninox scutulata 18 26 6
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 1
NT
Camiguin Boobook Ninox leventisi 10 3
EN
Sulu Boobook Ninox reyi 2 1
VU
Cebu Boobook Ninox rumseyi 7 6 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 19 3
NT
Cinnabar Boobook Ninox ios 2 4 2
VU
Halmahera Boobook Ninox hypogramma 2 3
LC
Buru Boobook Ninox hantu 2
LC
Seram Boobook Ninox squamipila 1 6
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 7 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 3
NT
Malaita Boobook Ninox malaitae
VU
Makira Boobook Ninox roseoaxillaris
VU
Papuan Hawk-owl Uroglaux dimorpha 3 2
LC
Laughing Owl Sceloglaux albifacies
EX
Northern Hawk-owl Surnia ulula 96 89 3
LC
Eurasian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium passerinum 32 56 3
LC
Collared Owlet Glaucidium brodiei 30 24 6
LC
Pearl-spotted Owlet Glaucidium perlatum 31 64 3
LC
Red-chested Owlet Glaucidium tephronotum 5 7 3
LC
Sjostedt's Owlet Glaucidium sjostedti 6
LC
Asian Barred Owlet Glaucidium cuculoides 24 63 1
LC
Javan Owlet Glaucidium castanopterum 2
LC
Jungle Owlet Glaucidium radiatum 17 40 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 1 5
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 6 3 1
LC
Colima Pygmy-owl Glaucidium palmarum 5
LC
Tamaulipas Pygmy-owl Glaucidium sanchezi 3 2
NT
Central American Pygmy-owl Glaucidium griseiceps 3 3 1
LC
Subtropical Pygmy-owl Glaucidium parkeri
LC
Amazonian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium hardyi 15 12 3
LC
Least Pygmy-owl Glaucidium minutissimum 4 9 3
LC
Pernambuco Pygmy-owl Glaucidium mooreorum
CR
Ferruginous Pygmy-owl Glaucidium brasilianum 58 120 9
LC
Tucuman Pygmy-owl Glaucidium tucumanum 4 1 1
LC
Peruvian Pygmy-owl Glaucidium peruanum 24 22 1
LC
Austral Pygmy-owl Glaucidium nana 5 27 1
LC
Cuban Pygmy-owl Glaucidium siju 16 36 1
LC
Long-whiskered Owlet Xenoglaux loweryi 6 13 2
EN
Elf Owl Micrathene whitneyi 1 8
LC
Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia 97 265 5
LC
Spotted Owlet Athene brama 39 205 5
LC
Little Owl Athene noctua 84 227 5
LC
White-browed Owl Athene superciliaris 8 17 1
LC
Forest Owlet Heteroglaux blewitti 18 7 1
EN
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus 22 36 4
LC
Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus 6 23 1
LC
Unspotted Saw-whet Owl Aegolius ridgwayi 3
LC
Buff-fronted Owl Aegolius harrisii 9 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 16
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 11 1
LC
Collared Scops-owl Otus lettia 9 21 5
LC
Sunda Scops-owl Otus lempiji 14 15
LC
Indian Scops-owl Otus bakkamoena 26 56 3
LC
Luzon Lowland Scops-owl Otus megalotis 6 10 1
LC
Visayan Scops-owl Otus nigrorum 9 14 1
VU
Mindanao Lowland Scops-owl Otus everetti 2 3
LC
Palawan Scops-owl Otus fuliginosus 4 3
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
NT
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 5 1
LC
Pemba Scops-owl Otus pembaensis 7
VU
African Scops-owl Otus senegalensis 10 47 4
LC
Annobon Scops-owl Otus feae 3
CR
Sao Tome Scops-owl Otus hartlaubi 2 6 1
VU
Eurasian Scops-owl Otus scops 36 71 10
LC
Pallid Scops-owl Otus brucei 10 27 2
LC
Luzon Highland Scops-owl Otus longicornis 3 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 24 4
LC
Mayotte Scops-owl Otus mayottensis 7
LC
Anjouan Scops-owl Otus capnodes 4 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 19 38 3
LC
Ryukyu Scops-owl Otus elegans 12 26 7
NT
Siau Scops-owl Otus siaoensis
CR
Sulawesi Scops-owl Otus manadensis 17 19 6
LC
Banggai Scops-owl Otus mendeni 3 5 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 15 5
LC
Rinjani Scops-owl Otus jolandae 1 6 1
NT
Wetar Scops-owl Otus tempestatis 2 8 1
LC
Biak Scops-owl Otus beccarii 2 5 1
VU
Palau Owl Pyrroglaux podargina 7 1
LC
Northern White-faced Owl Ptilopsis leucotis 9 31
LC
Southern White-faced Owl Ptilopsis granti 21 22
LC
Stygian Owl Asio stygius 23 37 1
LC
Northern Long-eared Owl Asio otus 80 131 6
LC
African Long-eared Owl Asio abyssinicus 4 11
LC
Madagascar Long-eared Owl Asio madagascariensis 4 12
LC
Striped Owl Asio clamator 17 44 4
LC
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus 56 182 2
LC
Marsh Owl Asio capensis 6 13
LC
Jamaican Owl Pseudoscops grammicus 6 5
LC
Fearful Owl Nesasio solomonensis 5 10
VU
Flammulated Owl Psiloscops flammeolus 1 4
LC
Western Screech-owl Megascops kennicottii 4 17 2
LC
Balsas Screech-owl Megascops seductus 2 2
LC
Pacific Screech-owl Megascops cooperi 8 13 1
LC
Eastern Screech-owl Megascops asio 6 46 1
LC
Whiskered Screech-owl Megascops trichopsis 6 2
LC
Tropical Screech-owl Megascops choliba 51 107 6
LC
Peruvian Screech-owl Megascops roboratus 8 11 1
LC
Koepcke's Screech-owl Megascops koepckeae 10 10 3
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 11 9
LC
Cloudforest Screech-owl Megascops marshalli 2 3 1
NT
Tawny-bellied Screech-owl Megascops watsonii 23 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 9 1
NA
Yungas Screech-owl Megascops hoyi 5 11 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 12 4
LC
Bare-legged Screech-owl Margarobyas lawrencii 6 17
LC
Spectacled Owl Pulsatrix perspicillata 30 45 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 13 1
LC
Mottled Wood-owl Strix ocellata 11 20 3
LC
Brown Wood-owl Strix leptogrammica 22 36
LC
Tawny Owl Strix aluco 61 87 23
LC
Himalayan Owl Strix nivicolum 6
LC
Desert Tawny Owl Strix hadorami 2
LC
Omani Owl Strix butleri 3 2
DD
Spotted Owl Strix occidentalis 20 8
NT
Barred Owl Strix varia 14 67 2
LC
Fulvous Owl Strix fulvescens 4 4
LC
San Isidro Owl Strix sp. nov. 10 11 1
NA
Rusty-barred Owl Strix hylophila 12 19 7
NT
Chaco Owl Strix chacoensis 5 15 1
NT
Rufous-legged Owl Strix rufipes 3 9 1
LC
Ural Owl Strix uralensis 29 56 4
LC
Great Grey Owl Strix nebulosa 68 84 2
LC
African Wood-owl Strix woodfordii 12 36 4
LC
Maned Owl Jubula lettii
DD
Crested Owl Lophostrix cristata 10 27 2
LC
Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus 27 133 5
VU
Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus 63 164 5
LC
Magellanic Horned Owl Bubo magellanicus 8 29 1
LC
Eurasian Eagle-owl Bubo bubo 36 109 6
LC
Pharaoh Eagle-owl Bubo ascalaphus 9 20
LC
Rock Eagle-owl Bubo bengalensis 22 42 1
LC
Cape Eagle-owl Bubo capensis 12 24
LC
Spotted Eagle-owl Bubo africanus 22 73 1
LC
Greyish Eagle-owl Bubo cinerascens 12 33 2
LC
Fraser's Eagle-owl Bubo poensis 9 16
LC
Verreaux's Eagle-owl Bubo lacteus 30 64 2
LC
Shelley's Eagle-owl Bubo shelleyi
VU
Barred Eagle-owl Bubo sumatranus 19 8 1
LC
Spot-bellied Eagle-owl Bubo nipalensis 7 9
LC
Dusky Eagle-owl Bubo coromandus 10 16 2
LC
Akun Eagle-owl Bubo leucostictus 6 5 1
LC
Philippine Eagle-owl Bubo philippensis 13 12 1
VU
Blakiston's Eagle-owl Bubo blakistoni 6 38 1
EN
Brown Fish-owl Ketupa zeylonensis 14 52 2
LC
Tawny Fish-owl Ketupa flavipes 16 15
LC
Buffy Fish-owl Ketupa ketupu 38 30 1
LC
Pel's Fishing-owl Scotopelia peli 3 19
LC
Rufous Fishing-owl Scotopelia ussheri 2
VU
Vermiculated Fishing-owl Scotopelia bouvieri 6
LC
Mottled Owl Ciccaba virgata 32 27 8
LC
Black-and-white Owl Ciccaba nigrolineata 7 15 4
LC
Black-banded Owl Ciccaba huhula 11 19 2
LC
Rufous-banded Owl Ciccaba albitarsis 8 10 4
LC

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