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Vermiculated Fishing-Owl

Scotopelia bouvieri Sharpe, 1875

The Vermiculated Fishing Owl (Scotopelia bouvieri) is a species of owl in the Strigidae family. It is found within riverine forest in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Gabon, and Nigeria. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Strigiformes
Family:
  Strigidae
Genus:
  Scotopelia

Scientific:
  Scotopelia bouvieri

Citation:
  Sharpe, 1875

Reference:
  Ibis p.260

Protonym:
  Scotopelia bouvieri

Avibase ID:
  E0D3E4C1BE311227

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E0D3E4C1

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555424

Geographic range:

  • Scotopelia bouvieri: southern Cameroon to Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Gabon, and northern Angola
English:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl
Czech:
ketupa Bouvierova
German:
Marmorfischeule
Danish:
Congofiskeugle
Spanish:
Cárabo Pescador Vermiculado
Finnish:
viirukalapöllö
French:
Chouette-pêcheuse de Bouvier
Italian:
Gufo pescatore vermicolato
Japanese:
tatejimauokuifukurou
Japanese:
タテジマウオクイフクロウ
Dutch:
Kleine Visuil
Norwegian:
Galleriflodugle
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Galleriflodugle
Polish:
rybiarka marmurkowa
Portuguese:
Corujão-pesqueiro-de-bouvier
Russian:
Мраморная рыбная сова
Slovak:
hlavaňa žltozobá
Swedish:
strimmig fiskuggla
Ukrainian:
Сова-рибоїд жовтодзьоба
Chinese:
矛斑渔鸮


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Chouette-pêcheuse de Bouvier ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Chouette-pêcheuse de Bouvier ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 1st edition:
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 3rd edition:
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 4th edition:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 6th edition:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements, version 2015:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements, version 2016:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements, version 2017:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements, version 2018:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Clements, version 2019:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
eBird version 1.50:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
eBird version 1.52:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
eBird version 1.53:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
eBird version 1.54:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
eBird version 1.55:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
eBird version 2015:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
eBird version 2016:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
eBird version 2017:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
eBird version 2018:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
eBird version 2019:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Vermiculated Fishing-owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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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 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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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 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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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:
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Vermiculated Fishing Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
James Lee Peters:
Scotopelia bouvieri
James Lee Peters (original):
Scotopelia bouvieri
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Scotopelia bouvieri
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl ( Scotopelia bouvieri)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Scotopelia bouvieri
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Scotopelia bouvieri

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Duc pescador vermiculat
Czech: ketupa Boevierova, Ketupa Bouvierova
Danish: Congofiskeugle
German: Marmorfischeule, Marmor-Fischeule
English: Bouvier's Fishing Owl, Bouvier's Fishing-Owl, Gray-backed Fishing-Owl, Grey-backed Fishing-Owl, Vermiculated Fishing Owl, Vermiculated Fishing-Owl
English (IOC): Vermiculated Fishing Owl
Spanish: Búho Pescador Vermiculado, Cárabo Pescador Vermiculado
Spanish (Spain): Cárabo Pescador Vermiculado
Spanish (HBW): Vermiculated Fishing-Owl
Estonian: kongo kalakakk
Finnish: Viirukalapöllö
French: Chouette-pêcheuse de Bouvier
Hungarian: márványos halászbagoly
Italian: Civetta pescatrice vermiculata, Gufo pescatore vermicolato
Japanese: shimauokuifukurou, tatejimauokuifukurou
Japanese: シマウオクイフクロウ, タテジマウオクイフクロウ
Scientific: Bubo bouvieri, Scotopelia bouvieri
Lithuanian: Marmurinė žuvinė pelėda
Dutch: Kleine Visuil
Norwegian Nynorsk: Galleriflodugle
Norwegian: Galleriflodugle
Polish: rybiarka marmurkowa
Portuguese: Corujão-pesqueiro-de-bouvier
Russian: Мраморная рыбная сова, Сова струйчатая
Slovak: hlavaňa žltozobá
Swedish: strimmig fiskuggla, Vattrad fiskuggla
Turkish: Kongo Balık Baykuşu
Ukrainian: Сова-рибоїд жовтодзьоба
Chinese: 矛斑渔鸮
Chinese (Traditional): 矛斑漁鴞

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