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Indian Eagle-Owl[1]
Indian Eagle-Owl
Adult Indian Eagle-Owl stretching its wings.
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Inopinaves
Clade: Afroaves
Order: Strigiformes
Family: Strigidae
Subfamily: Striginae
Tribe: Bubonini
Genus: Bubo
Species: B. bengalensis
Binomial name
Bubo bengalensis
(Franklin, 1831)[1]
Synonyms[1]

Otus Bengalensis

The Indian Eagle-Owl (Bubo bengalensis) is a member of the Strigidae family and is a large horned owl found in the Indian subcontinent.

Other names

It is also known as the Rock Eagle-Owl or Bengal Eagle-Owl.

Description

Similar species

Behaviour

Diet

Calls

Reproduction

Distribution/habitat

References

  1. ^ a b c Lepage, Denis. "Bubo bengalensis". Bird Checklists of the World. Avibase. Retrieved 19 September 2013. 

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