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Eagle owls
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Indian Eagle Owl
Scientific classification Red Pencil Icon
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Inopinaves
Clade: Afroaves
Order: Strigiformes
Family: Strigidae
Subfamily: Striginae
Tribe: Bubonini
Vigors, 1825

Eagle owls, Bubonini is a tribe of owls in the Striginae subfamily. It includes the owls in the genus Bubo, Nyctaetus, Scotopelia and Ketupa.

Etymology

From Latin bubo, bubonis eagle owl < Gr. βυας buas eagle owl.[1]

Description

Behaviour

Taxonomy

Species

Bubo

Nyctaetus

Scotopelia

Ketupa

References

  1. ^ Jobling, J. (2015). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.), eds. "bubo". Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. Retrieved 4-28-15.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
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