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Hume's Boobook

Ninox obscura Hume, AO 1872

Hume's hawk-owl or Hume's boobook is a species of owl in the family Strigidae endemic to the Andaman Islands. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical mangrove forests. It is becoming rare due to habitat loss. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Strigiformes
Family:
  Strigidae
Genus:
   Ninox
Scientific:
  Ninox obscura


Original description

Citation:
  Hume, AO 1872

Reference:
   Stray Feathers 1 p.11

Protonym:
  Ninox obscurus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30006929


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  2EE2D67A49710400

Avibase ID:
  avibase-2EE2D67A

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/2EE2D67A


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 1063263

Geographic range:

  • Ninox obscura: Andaman Islands
English:
Hume's Boobook
Catalan:
Nínox fosc
Danish:
Nicobarhøgeugle
German:
Dunkelkauz
Spanish:
Nínox oscuro
Spanish (Spain):
Nínox Oscuro
French:
Ninoxe de Hume
Croatian:
smeđotrba ćukuša
Japanese (romaji):
andamanaobazuku
Japanese:
アンダマナオバズク
Dutch:
Humes Boeboekuil
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Mørkfalkugle
Norwegian:
Mørkfalkugle
Polish:
sowica ciemnobrzucha
Portuguese:
mocho-escuro
Russian:
Тёмная иглоногая сова
Slovak:
sovka andamanská
Serbian:
Hjumov bubuk
Swedish:
Humes spökuggla
Ukrainian:
сова-голконіг темнопера
Chinese:
休氏鹰鸮
Chinese (Traditional):
休梅氏鷹鴞


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6b (Jul 2022):
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
Clements, version 2021:
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
Clements, version 2022:
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
Clements, version 2016:
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
Clements, version 2017:
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
Clements, version 2018:
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
Clements, version 2019:
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
eBird version 1.52:
Brown Hawk-Owl (Hume's) ( Ninox scutulata obscura) [version 2]
eBird version 1.53:
Brown Hawk-Owl (Hume's) ( Ninox scutulata obscura) [version 2]
eBird version 2015:
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
eBird version 2016:
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
eBird version 2017:
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
eBird version 2018:
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
eBird version 2019:
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
eBird version 2021:
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
eBird version 2022:
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 2]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Hume's Boobook ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Hume's Hawk-Owl ( Ninox obscura) [version 5]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ninox scutulata obscura [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ninox obscura [version 3]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Ninox [scutulata or obscura] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Related taxa

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Other synonyms

See also the taxonomic synonyms table.


Catalan: Nínox fosc
Danish: Nicobarhøgeugle
German: Dunkelkauz
English: Brown Hawk-Owl (Hume's), Hume's Boobook, Hume's Hawk Owl, Hume's Hawk-Owl
English, HBW: Hume's Boobook
English (India): Hume's Hawk-Owl
English (IOC): Hume's Hawk-Owl
English (United States): Hume's Boobook
Spanish: Nínox oscuro
Spanish (Spain): Nínox Oscuro
Spanish (HBW): Hume's Boobook
French: Ninoxe de Hume, Ninoxe de Nicobar, Ninoxe des Nicobar, Ninoxe hirsute (des Nicobar)
Croatian: smeđotrba ćukuša
Japanese (romaji): andamanaobazuku
Japanese: アンダマナオバズク
Scientific: Ninox obscura, Ninox Obscurus, Ninox scutulata obscura
Dutch: Humes Boeboekuil, Humes Valkuil
Norwegian Nynorsk: Mørkfalkugle
Norwegian: Mørkfalkugle
Polish: sowica ciemnobrzucha, sowica nikobarska
Portuguese: mocho-escuro
Portuguese (Portugal): coruja-gavião-escura
Russian: Тёмная иглоногая сова
Slovak: sovka andamanská
Serbian: Hjumov bubuk
Swedish: Humes spökuggla
Turkish: Kara bubuk
Ukrainian: сова-голконіг темнопера
Chinese: 休氏鹰鸮
Chinese (Traditional): 休梅氏鷹鴞

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