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Papuan Scops-Owl

Otus beccarii (Salvadori, 1875)

The Biak Scops Owl (Otus beccarii) is an owl endemic to the twin islands of Biak-Supiori in Geelvink Bay, Papua (formerly Irian Jaya), Indonesia. It is classified as Endangered due to its very small range and destruction of its habitat. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Strigiformes
Family:
  Strigidae
Genus:
  Otus

Scientific:
  Otus beccarii

Citation:
  (Salvadori, 1875)

Reference:
  Ann.Mus.Civ.Stor.Nat.Genova 7(1875) p.906

Protonym:
  Scops beccarii

Avibase ID:
  BE2C3A1FBB1298B5

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/BE2C3A1F

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 686651


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Otus beccarii: Biak I. (off nw New Guinea)
English:
Papuan Scops-Owl
Czech:
výreček Beccariův
German:
Beccari-Zwergohreule
Danish:
Papuadværghornugle
Spanish:
Autillo de Biak
Finnish:
biakinpöllönen
French:
Petit-duc de Beccari
Italian:
Assiolo di Biak
Japanese:
biakukonohazuku
Japanese:
ビアクコノハズク
Dutch:
Biakdwergooruil
Norwegian:
Biakugle
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Biakugle
Polish:
syczek papuaski
Russian:
Совка Беккари
Slovak:
výrik biacky
Swedish:
biakdvärguv
Ukrainian:
Сплюшка біяцька
Chinese:
比岛角鸮


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Papuan Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Papuan Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Papuan Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Papuan Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Papuan Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Papuan Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Papuan Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Papuan Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Petit-duc de Beccari ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Petit-duc de Beccari ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Moluccan Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 5]
eBird version 1.55:
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 5]
eBird version 2015:
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 5]
eBird version 2016:
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 5]
eBird version 2017:
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 5]
eBird version 2018:
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Biak Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Biak Island Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Biak Island Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 4]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 4]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Biak Scops-owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Biak Scops Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Moluccan Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii)
James Lee Peters:
Otus beccarii
James Lee Peters (original):
Otus beccarii
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Otus beccarii
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Beccari's Scops-Owl ( Otus beccarii) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Otus beccarii [version 2]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Otus beccarii [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Otus [manadensis, magicus, alfredi, insularis or beccarii] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Xot de l'illa Biak
Czech: Výrecek Beccariuv, výreček Beccariův
Danish: Papuadværghornugle
German: Beccarieule, Beccari-Zwergohreule
English: Beccari scops owl, Beccari's Scops-Owl, Biak Island Scops Owl, Biak Island Scops-Owl, Biak Scops Owl, Biak Scops-Owl, Moluccan Scops Owl, Moluccan Scops-Owl, Papuan Scops Owl, Papuan Scops-Owl
English (United Kingdom): Biak Scops Owl
English (IOC): Biak Scops Owl
Spanish: Autillo de Biak
Spanish (Spain): Autillo de Biak
Spanish (HBW): Biak Scops-Owl
Estonian: biaki päll
Finnish: Biakinpöllönen
French: Petit-duc de Beccari
Hungarian: Biak-szigeti füleskuvik
Indonesian: Celepuk Biak
Italian: Assiolo di Beccari, Assiolo di Biak
Japanese: biakukonohazuku
Japanese: ビアクコノハズク, ビアクコノハヅク
Scientific: Otus beccarii, Otus magicus beccarii, Scops beccarii
Lithuanian: Naujosios Gvinėjos apuokėlis
Dutch: Biakdwergooruil, Biak-dwergooruil
Norwegian Nynorsk: Biakugle
Norwegian: Biakugle
Polish: syczek papuaski
Russian: Совка Беккарди, Совка Беккари
Slovak: výrik biacky
Serbian: Ćuk sa ostrva Biak
Swedish: Biakdvärguv
Ukrainian: Сплюшка біяцька
Chinese: 比岛角鸮
Chinese (Traditional): 比雅克島角鴞

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