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Philippine Scops-Owl

Otus megalotis (Walden, 1875)

The Philippine Scops Owl (Otus megalotis) is a common owl, endemic to the Philippines, belonging to the family of the typical owls Strigidae. Everett's Scops Owl and Negros Scops Owls were formerly considered conspecific. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Strigiformes
Family:
  Strigidae
Genus:
  Otus

Scientific:
  Otus megalotis

Citation:
  (Walden, 1875)

Reference:
  Trans.Zool.Soc.London p.145

Protonym:
  Scops megalotis

Avibase ID:
  7D1ACC3EF48A7128

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/7D1ACC3E

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555385

Geographic range:

  • Otus megalotis: Philippines (Luzon, Catanduanes and Marinduque)
English:
Philippine Scops-Owl
Catalan:
Xot de Luzón
Czech:
výreček filipínský
Danish:
Filippinsk Dværghornugle
German:
Philippinen-Zwergohreule
Spanish:
Autillo orejudo de Luzón
Spanish (Spain):
Autillo orejudo de Luzón
Finnish:
filippiinienpöllönen
French:
Petit-duc de Luçon
Croatian:
filipinski ćuk
Hungarian:
fülöp-szigeteki füleskuvik
Italian:
Assiolo delle Filippine
Japanese (romaji):
ruson'ookonohazuku
Japanese:
ルソンオオコノハズク
Lithuanian:
Filipininis apuokėlis
Dutch:
Filippijnse Dwergooruil
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Storfilippinarugle
Norwegian:
Storfilippinerugle
Polish:
syczek duży
Portuguese:
Coruja-das-filipinas
Russian:
Филиппинская совка
Slovak:
výrik červenooký
Serbian:
Filipinski ćuk
Swedish:
luzonkragdvärguv
Ukrainian:
Сплюшка філіпінська
Chinese:
菲律宾角鸮
Chinese (Traditional):
菲律賓角鴞


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Luzon Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Luzon Lowland Scops-owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Luzon Lowland Scops-owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Luzon Lowland Scops-owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Luzon Lowland Scops-owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Luzon Lowland Scops-owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Luzon Lowland Scops-owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Luzon Lowland Scops-owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Luzon Lowland Scops-owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Luzon Lowland Scops-owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
Clements, version 2021:
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 5]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 4]
Clements, version 2015:
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 4]
Clements, version 2016:
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 4]
Clements, version 2017:
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 5]
Clements, version 2018:
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 5]
Clements, version 2019:
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 5]
eBird version 1.53:
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 4]
eBird version 2015:
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 4]
eBird version 2016:
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 4]
eBird version 2017:
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
eBird version 2018:
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
eBird version 2019:
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
eBird version 2021:
Philippine Scops-Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Otus megalotis megalotis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Otus megalotis megalotis [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Otus megalotis megalotis [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Otus megalotis megalotis [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Otus megalotis megalotis [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Otus megalotis megalotis [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Otus megalotis megalotis [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Otus megalotis megalotis [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Otus megalotis megalotis [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Otus megalotis megalotis [version 3]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Luzon Lowland Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Luzon Lowland Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Luzon Lowland Scops-owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Luzon Lowland Scops-owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Luzon Lowland Scops-owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Luzon Lowland Scops-owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Philippine Scops Owl ( Otus megalotis) [version 6]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Otus megalotis megalotis [version 3]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Otus megalotis megalotis [version 6]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Otus [megalotis, nigrorum or everetti] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Xot de les Filipines, Xot de Luzón
Czech: výreček filipínský
Danish: Filippinsk Dværghornugle
German: Philippinen-Halsbandeule, Philippinen-Zwergohreule
English: Luzon Lowland Scops Owl, Luzon Lowland Scops-owl, Luzon Scops Owl, Luzon Scops-Owl, Negros Scops Owl, Philippine Scops Owl, Philippine Scops-owl
English (United Kingdom): Philippine Scops Owl
English, HBW: Luzon Lowland Scops-owl
English (IOC): Philippine Scops Owl
English (United States): Philippine Scops-Owl
Esperanto: Filipina orelstrigo
Spanish: Autillo Filipino, Autillo orejudo de Luzón
Spanish (Spain): Autillo orejudo de Luzón
Spanish (HBW): Philippine Scops-Owl
Estonian: suur-kaeluspäll
Finnish: filippiinienpöllönen
French: Petit-duc de Luçon, Petit-duc de Luçon (megalotis), Petit-duc de Luçon (nominal), Petit-duc de Luçon (nominale), Petit-duc de Luçon (race nominale)
Croatian: filipinski ćuk
Hungarian: fülöp-szigeteki füleskuvik
Italian: Assiolo delle Filippine
Japanese (romaji): ruson'ookonohazuku
Japanese: ルソンオオコノハズク
Scientific: Lempijius megalotis, Otus megalotis, Otus megalotis megalotis, Scops megalotis
Lithuanian: Filipininis apuokėlis
Dutch: Filipijnse Dwergooruil, Filippijnse Dwergooruil
Norwegian Nynorsk: Storfilippinarugle
Norwegian: Filippinerugle, Storfilippinerugle
Polish: syczek duży, syczek filipinski, syczek filipiński
Portuguese: Coruja-das-filipinas
Portuguese (Portugal): mocho-d'orelhas-filipino
Russian: Совка Майотта, Филиппинская совка
Slovak: výrik červenooký
Serbian: Filipinski ćuk
Swedish: Filippinsk dvärguv, luzonkragdvärguv
Turkish: Filipin ishakkuşu, Filipin İshakkuşu
Ukrainian: Сплюшка філіпінська
Chinese: 菲律宾角鸮
Chinese (Traditional): 菲律賓角鴞

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