Seychelles Scops-owl, Seychelles Scops Owl

Seychelles Scops-owl, Seychelles Scops Owl

Seychelles Scops-owl, Seychelles Scops Owl by Alejandro Bertolo
Species & Artwork Details
Status: 
Endangered
Family: 
STRIGIDAE
Order: 
STRIGIFORMES
Genus: 
Otus
Species: 
insularis
Population trend: 
stable
Authority: 
(Tristram, 1880)
Common names (Spa): 
Autillo de Seychelles
Medium: 
Sumi ink, mineral pigments and white gold leaf on Japanese paper
Endemic of only one of the granitic Seychelles, these birds are endangered by loss of habitat.