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Fraser's Eagle-Owl

Bubo poensis Fraser, L 1854

Fraser's eagle-owl is a species of African owl in the family Strigidae. It is named after the British zoologist Louis Fraser. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Strigiformes
Family:
  Strigidae
Genus:
   Bubo
Scientific:
  Bubo poensis


Original description

Citation:
  Fraser, L 1854

Reference:
   Proc. Zool. Soc. London Part 21 (1853), no.248 p.13,14

Protonym:
  Bubo Poensis

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30747130


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  733CBE2A30BBD283

Avibase ID:
  avibase-733CBE2A

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/733CBE2A


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 555409

Geographic range:

  • Bubo poensis poensis: Rainforests of Liberia to w Uganda and nw Angola; Bioko
  • Bubo poensis vosseleri: NE Tanzania (Usambara and Uluguru Mts.)
English:
Fraser's Eagle-Owl
Catalan:
Duc de Guinea
Czech:
výr guinejský
Danish:
Tropisk Hornugle
German:
Guineauhu
Spanish:
Búho de Guinea
Finnish:
pikkuraitahuuhkaja
French:
Grand-duc à aigrettes
Hungarian:
Fraser-uhu
Italian:
Gufo reale di Fraser
Japanese (romaji):
koyokojimawashimimizuku
Japanese:
コヨコジマワシミミズク
Lithuanian:
Gvinėjinis didysis apuokas
Dutch:
Kleine Oehoe
Norwegian:
Småhubro
Polish:
puchacz ciemnolicy
Portuguese:
Bufo de Fraser
Russian:
Гвинейский филин
Slovak:
výr malovaný
Swedish:
Frasers uv
Ukrainian:
Пугач гвінейський
Chinese:
弗氏雕鸮
Chinese (Traditional):
弗雷氏鵰鴞


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Fraser's Eagle-Owl ( Bubo poensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Fraser's or Nduk Eagle-Owl ( Bubo [poensis or vosseleri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Fraser's or Nduk Eagle-Owl ( Bubo [poensis or vosseleri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Fraser's or Nduk Eagle-Owl ( Bubo [poensis or vosseleri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Fraser's or Nduk Eagle-Owl ( Bubo [poensis or vosseleri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Fraser's or Nduk Eagle-Owl ( Bubo [poensis or vosseleri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Fraser's or Nduk Eagle-Owl ( Bubo [poensis or vosseleri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Fraser's or Nduk Eagle-Owl ( Bubo [poensis or vosseleri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Fraser's or Nduk Eagle-Owl ( Bubo [poensis or vosseleri])
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Fraser's Eagle-owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Fraser's Eagle-owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Fraser's Eagle-owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Fraser's Eagle-owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Fraser's Eagle-owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Fraser's Eagle-owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Fraser's Eagle-owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Fraser's Eagle-owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Fraser's Eagle-owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Fraser's Eagle Owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Fraser's Eagle Owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Fraser's Eagle Owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Fraser's Eagle Owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Fraser's Eagle Owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Fraser's Eagle-owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Fraser's Eagle-owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Fraser's Eagle-owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Fraser's Eagle-owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Fraser's Eagle-Owl ( Bubo poensis) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Bubo poensis [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Bubo poensis [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Bubo poensis [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Fraser's Eagle-Owl ( Ketupa poensis) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Bulgarian: Пурпурен бухал
Catalan: Duc de Guinea
Czech: Výr guinejský
Danish: Tropisk Hornugle
German: Guineauhu, Guinea-Uhu
English: Fraser's Eagle Owl, Fraser's Eagle-Owl, Fraser's or Nduk Eagle-Owl
Esperanto: Frasera gufo
Spanish: Búho de Guinea, Búho Nduk
Estonian: mets-kassikakk
Finnish: pikkuraitahuuhkaja, Tropiikkihuuhkaja
French: Grand-duc à aigrettes, Grand-duc à aigrettes ou G.-d. des Usambara, Grand-duc de Fraser
Hungarian: Fraser-uhu
Italian: Gufo reale del Fraser, Gufo reale di Fraser
Japanese (romaji): koyokojimawashimimizuku
Japanese: コヨコジマワシミミズク
Scientific: Bubo [poensis or vosseleri], Bubo poensis, Ketupa poensis
Lithuanian: Gvinėjinis didysis apuokas
Dutch: Kleine Oehoe
Norwegian: Småhubro
Polish: puchacz ciemnolicy
Portuguese: Bufo de Fraser
Russian: Гвинейский филин, Филин Фрейзера
Slovak: výr malovaný
Swedish: Frasers uv
Ukrainian: Пугач гвінейський
Chinese: 弗氏雕鸮
Chinese (Traditional): 弗雷氏鵰鴞

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