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Mountain Scops-Owl [excl. vanderwateri]

Otus spilocephalus [spilocephalus] (= Otus spilocephalus spilocephalus) (Blyth, E 1846)

Classification
Order:
  Strigiformes
Family:
  Strigidae
Genus:
   Otus
Scientific:
  Otus spilocephalus spilocephalus


Original description

Citation:
  (Blyth, E 1846)

Reference:
   J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 15 p.8

Protonym:
  Ephialtes spilocephalus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40122543


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  BD033D34747D0F9B

Avibase ID:
  avibase-BD033D34

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/BD033D34


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 686776

Geographic range:

  • Otus spilocephalus spilocephalus: Himalayas (cent. Nepal to Arunachal Pradesh and Myanmar)
  • Otus spilocephalus huttoni: Western Himalayas (n Pakistan to central Nepal)
  • Otus spilocephalus latouchi: N Thailand and Laos to se China and Hainan
  • Otus spilocephalus siamensis: Mountains of s Thailand to s Vietnam
  • Otus spilocephalus vulpes: Mountains of Malay Peninsula
  • Otus spilocephalus luciae: Mountains of Borneo
  • Otus spilocephalus hambroecki: Taiwan
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English:
Mountain Scops-Owl [excl. vanderwateri]
French:
Petit-duc tacheté [spilocephalus]


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Mountain Scops-Owl [excl. vanderwateri] ( Otus spilocephalus [spilocephalus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Mountain Scops-Owl (excl. ssp. vanderwateri) ( Otus spilocephalus [spilocephalus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Mountain Scops-Owl (excl. ssp. vanderwateri) ( Otus spilocephalus [spilocephalus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Mountain Scops-Owl (excl. ssp. vanderwateri) ( Otus spilocephalus [spilocephalus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Mountain Scops-Owl (excl. ssp. vanderwateri) ( Otus spilocephalus [spilocephalus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Mountain Scops-Owl (excl. ssp. vanderwateri) ( Otus spilocephalus [spilocephalus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Mountain Scops-Owl [excl. vanderwateri] ( Otus spilocephalus [spilocephalus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Mountain Scops-Owl [excl. vanderwateri] ( Otus spilocephalus [spilocephalus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Mountain Scops-Owl [excl. vanderwateri] ( Otus spilocephalus [spilocephalus])

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Otus spilocephalus

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Other synonyms

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Bengali: পাহাড়ি নিমপ্যাঁচা
Catalan: Xot de muntanya
Czech: výreček skvrnitý
Danish: Plettet Dværghornugle
German: Fuchseule
English: Mountain Scops Owl, Mountain Scops-Owl, Mountain Scops-Owl (excl. ssp. vanderwateri), Mountain Scops-Owl [excl. vanderwateri]
Spanish: Autillo Moteado
Estonian: nõlvapäll
Finnish: vuoripöllönen
French: Petit-duc tacheté, Petit-duc tacheté [spilocephalus]
Hungarian: pettyes füleskuvik
Indonesian: Celepuk gunung
Italian: Assiolo di montagna
Japanese (romaji): taiwankonohazuku
Japanese: タイワンコノハズク
Japanese (Kanji): 台湾木の葉木菟
Scientific: Ephialtes spilocephalus, Otus spilocephalus, Otus spilocephalus (excl. vanderwateri), Otus spilocephalus [spilocephalus], Otus spilocephalus spilocephalus
Lithuanian: Dėmėtasis apuokėlis
Malay: Hantu Gunung
Dutch: Gevlekte Dwergooruil
Norwegian: Hammerugle
Polish: Syczek górski
Pinyin: huáng-zuǐ jiǎo-xiāo
Russian: Пятнистая совка, Совка горная
Slovak: výrik horský
Swedish: Bergdvärguv
Thai: นกเค้าภูเขา
Thai (Transliteration): nók kʰáw pʰuu-kʰăw
Vietnamese: Cú mèo latusơ, Cú mèo thái lan
Chinese: 黄嘴角, 黄嘴角号鸟, 黄嘴角鸮
Chinese (Traditional): 黃嘴角鴞
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 黃嘴角鴞
Chinese (Taiwan): 黃嘴角鸮

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