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Christmas Island Boobook

Ninox natalis Lister, 1889

The Christmas Boobook (Ninox natalis), also known as the Christmas Island Hawk-Owl, is a species of owl in the Strigidae family. It is endemic to Christmas Island. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist shrubland. It is threatened by habitat loss. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Strigiformes
Family:
  Strigidae
Genus:
  Ninox

Scientific:
  Ninox natalis

Citation:
  Lister, 1889

Reference:
  Proc.Zool.Soc.London(1888) p. 525

Protonym:
  Ninox natalis

Avibase ID:
  7A0477506C9CAEB4

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/7A047750

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 686701


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Ninox natalis: Christmas I. (Indian Ocean south of Java)
English:
Christmas Island Boobook
Catalan:
Nínox de l'illa Christmas
Czech:
sovka vánoční
Danish:
Juleø-høgeugle
German:
Weihnachtsinselkauz
Spanish:
Nínox de Isla de Navidad
Spanish (Spain):
Nínox de isla de Navidad
Finnish:
joulusaarenpöllö
French:
Ninoxe de Christmas
Croatian:
riđoglava ćukuša
Hungarian:
karácsony-szigeti héjabagoly
Italian:
Gufastore di Christmas
Japanese (romaji):
kurisumasuaobazuku
Japanese:
クリスマスアオバズク
Lithuanian:
Kalėdų salos aštrianagė pelėda
Dutch:
Christmas-Islandvalkuil
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Christmasfalkugle
Norwegian:
Christmasfalkugle
Polish:
sowica prążkowana
Portuguese:
Coruja-lavradora-das-molucas
Russian:
Рождественская иглоногая сова
Slovak:
sovka pásikavá
Serbian:
Bubuk sa Božićnog ostrva
Swedish:
julöspökuggla
Ukrainian:
Сова-голконіг острівна
Chinese:
圣诞岛鹰鸮
Chinese (Traditional):
聖誕島鷹鴞


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Christmas Hawk-owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Christmas Hawk-owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Christmas Hawk-owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Christmas Island Hawk-owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Christmas Island Hawk-owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Christmas Island Hawk-owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Christmas Island Hawk-owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Christmas Island Hawk-owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Christmas Island Hawk-owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Ninoxe de Christmas ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Ninox squamipila natalis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Christmas Island Hawk-Owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Christmas Island Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Christmas Hawk-owl ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Ninox squamipila natalis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Ninox squamipila natalis [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Christmas Boobook ( Ninox natalis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ninox natalis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ninox natalis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Ninox [squamipila or natalis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Nínox de l'illa Christmas
Montenegrin: indonezijski ćuk, индонезијски ћук
Montenegrin (Cyrillic): индонезијски ћук
Czech: sovka vánoční
Danish: Juleø-høgeugle
German: Christmaskauz, Weihnachtsinsel Buschkauz, Weihnachtsinselkauz, Weihnachtskauz
English: Chrismas Island Hawk-Owl, Christmas Boobook, Christmas Hawk-Owl, Christmas Island Boobook, Christmas Island hawk owl, Christmas Island Hawk-Owl
English, HBW: Christmas Boobook
English (IOC): Christmas Boobook
English (United States): Christmas Island Boobook
Spanish: Nínox de Isla de Navidad, Nínox de la Christmas
Spanish (Spain): Nínox de isla de Navidad, Nínox de La Christmas
Spanish (HBW): Christmas Island Boobook
Estonian: jõulusaare haugaskakk
Finnish: joulusaarenpöllö
French: Chouette de l'île de Noël, Ninoxe de Christmas, Ninoxe de l'île Christmas
Croatian: riđoglava ćukuša
Hungarian: karácsony-szigeti héjabagoly
Indonesian: Pungguk Christmas
Italian: Gufastore di Christmas
Japanese (romaji): kurisumasuaobazuku
Japanese: クリスマスアオバズク
Scientific: Ninox natalis, Ninox squamipila natalis, Ninox squampilia natalis
Lithuanian: Kalėdinė pelėdikė, Kalėdų salos aštrianagė pelėda
Maltese: kokka-bies tal-Milied
Dutch: Christmas-Islandvalkuil, Kerstninoxuil
Norwegian Nynorsk: Christmasfalkugle
Norwegian: Christmasfalkugle
Polish: sowica prazkowana, sowica prążkowana
Portuguese: Coruja-lavradora-das-molucas
Portuguese (Portugal): coruja-gavião-da-ilha-de-natal
Russian: Кукушечья иглоногая сова, Рождественская иглоногая сова
Slovak: sovka pásikavá
Serbian: Bubuk sa Božićnog ostrva
Swedish: Julöns Hökuggla, Julöspökuggla
Turkish: Kızıl çizgili bubuk, Kızıl Çizgili Ninoks
Ukrainian: Сова-голконіг острівна
Chinese: 圣诞岛鹰鸮
Chinese (Traditional): 聖誕島鷹鴞

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