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Australian Boobook

Ninox boobook (Latham, 1801)

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  Ninox boobook

  (Latham, 1801)

  Suppl.ind.orn. p.xv

  Strix Boobook

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Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555479

Geographic range:

  • Ninox boobook [boobook or halmaturina]: Coastal e Australia (north to s Queensland)
  • Ninox boobook moae: Moa, Leti and Romang islands (e of Timor)
  • Ninox boobook cinnamomina: Babar I. (e of Timor)
  • Ninox boobook remigialis: Kai Islands
  • Ninox boobook pusilla: S New Guinea
  • Ninox boobook ocellata: Sawu (Lesser Sundas) and Australia (except east coast)
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Australian Boobook
Ninoxe d'Australie

Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Australian Boobook ( Ninox boobook) [version 3]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Australian Boobook ( Ninox boobook) [version 3]
eBird version 2019:
Southern Boobook (Boobook) ( Ninox boobook [boobook Group]) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Ninox [boobook, rotiensis, fusca or plesseni] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

English: Australian Boobook, Southern Boobook (Boobook)
French: Ninoxe d'Australie
Indonesian: Pungguk Kokodok
Scientific: Ninox boobook, Ninox boobook [boobook Group], Ninox boobook boobook, Strix Boobook

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