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Marsh Owl

Asio capensis (Smith, A, 1834)

The Marsh Owl (Asio capensis) is a species of owl which is a mainly resident breeder in Africa and Madagascar. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Strigiformes
Family:
  Strigidae
Genus:
  Asio

Scientific:
  Asio capensis

Citation:
  (Smith, A, 1834)

Reference:
  S.Afr.Q.J.(2) p.316

Protonym:
  Otus Capensis

Avibase ID:
  83E21A8422006EB7

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/83E21A84

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555500

Geographic range:

  • Asio capensis capensis: Patchily distributed Senegambia to Ethiopia and South Africa
  • Asio capensis tingitanus: NW Morocco
  • Asio capensis hova: Grasslands and marshes of Madagascar
English:
Marsh Owl
Czech:
kalous africký
German:
Kapohreule
Danish:
Kap-ugle
Spanish:
Búho Moro
Finnish:
afrikansuopöllö
French:
Hibou du Cap
Icelandic:
Serkugla
Italian:
Gufo di palude africano
Japanese:
afurikakomimizuku
Japanese:
アフリカコミミズク
Dutch:
Afrikaanse Velduil
Norwegian:
Gressugle
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Grasugle
Polish:
uszatka mauretanska
Portuguese:
Coruja-moura
Russian:
Африканская ушастая сова
Slovak:
myšiarka jednofarebná
Swedish:
kapuggla
Ukrainian:
Сова африканська
Chinese:
沼泽耳鸮


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Marsh Owl ( Asio capensis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Hibou du Cap ( Asio capensis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Hibou du Cap ( Asio capensis) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
African Marsh Owl ( Asio capensis) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
African Marsh Owl ( Asio capensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
African Marsh Owl ( Asio capensis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Asio capensis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Asio capensis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Asio capensis [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Marsh Owl ( Asio capensis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Marsh Owl ( Asio capensis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Marsh Owl ( Asio capensis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Asio capensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Asio capensis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Vlei-uil
Bulgarian: Африканска ушата сова
Catalan: Mussol gregari
Czech: kalous africký, Kalous jednobarvý
Danish: Kapugle, Kap-ugle
German: Kapohreule, Kap-Ohreule
English: African Marsh Owl, Marsh Owl
English (IOC): Marsh Owl
English (Kenya): Marsh Owl
Spanish: Búho Moro, Lechuza Mora
Spanish (Spain): Búho Moro
Spanish (HBW): Búho moro
Estonian: aafrika sooräts
Basque: Mussol gregari
Finnish: Afrikansuopöllö
French: Choucouhou, Hibou choucouhou, Hibou des marais africain, Hibou du Cap
Galician: Curuxa moura, Mussol gregari
Hebrew: ינשוף אפריקאי
Hungarian: mocsári fülesbagoly
Icelandic: Serkugla
Italian: Gufo del Capo, Gufo di palude africano
Japanese: afurikakomimizuku
Japanese: アフリカコミミズク
Kwangali: Kakuru
Scientific: Asio capensis, Asio capensis capensis, Asio helvola, Otus Capensis
Lithuanian: Kapo pelėda, Pelkinė pelėda
Latvian: Kāpzemes pūce
Malagasy: Vorondolo
Dutch: Afrikaanse Velduil
Norwegian Nynorsk: Grasugle
Norwegian: Gressugle, Kappugle
Polish: sowa mauretanska, uszatka mauretanska, uszatka mauretańska
Portuguese: Coruja-dos-pântanos, Coruja-moura
Portuguese (Portugal): Coruja-moura
Russian: Африканская Болотная Сова, Африканская ушастая сова, Сова африканская болотная
Slovak: myšiarka jednofarebná, myšiarka mokraďová
Slovenian: afriška uharica
Shona: Zizi
Serbian: Afrička ritska sova
Sotho, Southern: Sephooko
Swedish: Kapuggla
Swahili: Bundi-maji
Tswana: Lerubise
Turkish: bataklık baykuşu
Tsonga: Xikhotlwani
Ukrainian: Сова африканська
Chinese: 沼泽耳鸮
Chinese (Traditional): 沼澤耳鴞
Zulu: iNkovane

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