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Mentawai Scops-Owl

Otus mentawi Chasen & Kloss, 1926

The Mentawai scops owl is endemic to larger islands of Mentawai, off west Sumatra, Indonesia. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Strigiformes
Family:
  Strigidae
Genus:
   Otus
Scientific:
  Otus mentawi


Original description

Citation:
  Chasen & Kloss, 1926

Reference:
  Ibis p.279

Protonym:
  Otus bakkamoena mentawi

Link:
  https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1474-919X.1926.tb07583.x


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  55EE7DEFA0CC0277

Avibase ID:
  avibase-55EE7DEF

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/55EE7DEF


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 555383


NEAR THREATENED

Geographic range:

  • Otus mentawi: Mentawi Islands (off w Sumatra)
English:
Mentawai Scops-Owl
Catalan:
Xot de les illes Mentawai
Czech:
výreček siporský
Danish:
Sipuradværghornugle
German:
Mentawi-Zwergohreule
Spanish:
Autillo de las Mentawai
Spanish (Spain):
Autillo de Las Mentawai
Finnish:
siporanpöllönen
French:
Petit-duc des Mentawai
Croatian:
mentavajski ćuk
Hungarian:
mentawai-szigeteki füleskuvik
Italian:
Assiolo delle Mentawai
Japanese (romaji):
mentawaiookonohazuku
Japanese:
メンタワイオオコノハズク
Lithuanian:
Sumatrinis apuokėlis
Dutch:
Siporadwergooruil
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Mentawaiugle
Norwegian:
Mentawaiugle
Polish:
syczek atolowy
Portuguese:
mocho-de-orelhas-das-mentawai
Russian:
Ментавайская совка
Slovak:
výrik mentavajský
Swedish:
mentawaidvärguv
Ukrainian:
Сплюшка атолова
Chinese:
明岛领角鸮
Chinese (Traditional):
民答威角鴞


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Petit-duc des Mentawei ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Petit-duc des Mentawei ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 5]
Clements 4th edition:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 4]
Clements, version 2015:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 4]
Clements, version 2016:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 4]
Clements, version 2017:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 5]
Clements, version 2018:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 5]
Clements, version 2019:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 5]
eBird version 1.50:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 4]
eBird version 2015:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 4]
eBird version 2016:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 4]
eBird version 2017:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
eBird version 2018:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
eBird version 2019:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
eBird version 2021:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Sipora Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Sipora Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Mentawai Scops-owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
Oriental Bird Club:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi)
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Otus bakkamoena mentawi [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Otus bakkamoena mentawi [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 3]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Mentawai Scops-Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Mentawai Scops Owl ( Otus mentawi) [version 6]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Otus mentawi [version 3]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Otus mentawi [version 6]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Otus [bakkamoena, semitorques, lettia, megalotis, lempiji, mentawi or fuliginosus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Xot de les illes Mentawai
Czech: Výrecek siporský, výreček siporský
Danish: Sipuradværghornugle
German: Mentawaieule, Mentawai-Halsbandeule, Mentawai-Zwergohreule, Mentawi-Zwergohreule
English: Mentawai Scops Owl, Mentawai Scops-Owl, Sipora Scops Owl, Sipora Scops-Owl
English (United Kingdom): Mentawai Scops Owl
English, HBW: Mentawai Scops-owl
English (IOC): Mentawai Scops Owl
English (United States): Mentawai Scops-Owl
Esperanto: Mentava orelstrigo
Spanish: Autillo de las Mentawai, Autillo de Sipora
Spanish (Spain): Autillo de Las Mentawai
Spanish (HBW): Mentawai Scops-Owl
Estonian: mentawai päll
Finnish: Siporanpöllönen
French: Petit-duc des Mentawai, Petit-duc des Mentawei
Croatian: mentavajski ćuk
Hungarian: mentawai-szigeteki füleskuvik
Indonesian: Burung hantu Mentawai, Celepuk Mentawai, Tobat
Italian: Assiolo delle Mentawai, Assiolo di Sipora
Japanese (romaji): mentawaiookonohazuku
Japanese: メンタワイオオコノハズク
Scientific: Otus bakkamoena mentawi, Otus mentawi
Lithuanian: Sumatrinis apuokėlis
Dutch: Siporadwergooruil, Sipora-dwergooruil
Norwegian Nynorsk: Mentawaiugle
Norwegian: Mentawaiugle
Polish: syczek atolowy
Portuguese: mocho-de-orelhas-das-mentawai
Portuguese (Portugal): mocho-d'orelhas-das-mentawai
Russian: Ментавайская совка, Совка Ментавай, Филиппинская совка
Slovak: výrik mentavajský
Swedish: Mentawaidvärguv
Turkish: Mentavai ishakkuşu, Mentavai İshakkuşu
Ukrainian: Сплюшка атолова
Chinese: 明岛领角鸮
Chinese (Traditional): 民答威角鴞

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