Camiguin hawk-owl

Camiguin hawk-owl

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Ninox leventisi

The Camiguin hawk-owl or Camiguin boobook is an owl species resident to the Camiguin island in the Philippines. It is the only owl in the country with greenish-yellow or grayish eyes. It was previously known as a subspecies of the Philippine hawk-owl, but was reclassified in 2012, as voice and other evidence suggested it a distinct species. Its native name is kugkug

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1. Camiguin hawk-owl Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Camiguin_hawk-owl
2. Camiguin hawk-owl on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22725512/94894527

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