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Maghreb Owl

Strix mauritanica (Witherby, 1905)

Order:
  Strigiformes
Family:
  Strigidae
Genus:
  Strix

Scientific:
  Strix mauritanica

Citation:
  (Witherby, 1905)

Reference:
  Bull.Br.Orn.Club p.36

Protonym:
  Syrnium aluco mauritanicum

Avibase ID:
  939BB04556DB2424

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/939BB045

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 686963

Geographic range:

  • Strix mauritanica: Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia
English:
Maghreb Owl
German:
Waldkauz-mauritanica
French:
Chouette du Maghreb
Croatian:
sjevernoafrička šumska sova
Italian:
Allocco del Maghreb
Japanese (romaji):
morifukurou (mauritanica)
Japanese:
モリフクロウ (mauritanica)
Dutch:
Maghrebbosuil
Slovak:
sova berberská
Serbian:
Šumska sova (mauritanica)
Swedish:
atlaskattuggla
Chinese:
马格里布林鸮


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Maghreb Owl ( Strix mauritanica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Tawny Owl (North-west African) ( Strix aluco mauritanica)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Tawny Owl (North-west African) ( Strix aluco mauritanica)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Tawny Owl (North-west African) ( Strix aluco mauritanica)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Tawny Owl (North-west African) ( Strix aluco mauritanica)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Tawny Owl (North-west African) ( Strix aluco mauritanica)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Tawny Owl (North-west African) ( Strix aluco mauritanica)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Tawny Owl (North-west African) ( Strix aluco mauritanica)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Tawny Owl (Atlas) ( Strix aluco mauritanica) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Tawny Owl (Atlas) ( Strix aluco mauritanica) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Tawny Owl (Atlas) ( Strix aluco mauritanica) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Tawny Owl (Atlas) ( Strix aluco mauritanica) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Tawny Owl (Atlas) ( Strix aluco mauritanica) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Tawny Owl (Atlas) ( Strix aluco mauritanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Maghreb Owl ( Strix mauritanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Maghreb Owl ( Strix mauritanica) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Maghreb Owl ( Strix mauritanica) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Strix aluco mauritanica [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Strix [aluco or mauritanica] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


German: Waldkauz (mauritanica), Waldkauz-mauritanica
English: Eurasian tawny owl, Maghreb Owl, North-west African Tawny Owl, Tawny Owl (Atlas), Tawny Owl (North-west African)
English (IOC): Tawny Owl (Atlas)
Spanish: Cárabo Común (marroquí)
Spanish (Spain): Cárabo Común (mauritanica)
Spanish (HBW): Tawny Owl (Atlas)
Finnish: lehtopöllö (mauritanica)
French: Chouette du Maghreb, Chouette hulotte (mauritanica)
Croatian: sjevernoafrička šumska sova
Icelandic: Náttugla (mauritanica)
Italian: Allocco del Maghreb
Japanese (romaji): morifukurou (mauritanica)
Japanese: モリフクロウ (mauritanica)
Scientific: Strix aluco mauritanica, Strix mauritanica, Syrnium aluco mauritanicum
Lithuanian: Naminė pelėda (mauritanica)
Dutch: Bosuil (mauritanica), Maghrebbosuil
Norwegian: kattugle (mauritanica)
Portuguese (Brazil): Tawny Owl (Atlas)
Portuguese (Portugal): Coruja-do-mato-do-magreb
Slovak: sova berberská
Slovenian: Lesna sova (mauritanica)
Serbian: Šumska sova (mauritanica)
Swedish: atlaskattuggla, kattuggla (mauritanica)
Turkish: Alaca Baykuş (mauritanica)
Chinese: 马格里布林鸮

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