Owl Serendib Scops (Otus thilohoffmanni) endemic – Sri Lanka

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Owl Serendib Scops (Otus thilohoffmanni) endemic – Sri Lanka

The Serendib Scops Owl was only discovered in 2001. It is much larger than the Indian Scops Owl.

  • Species:Serendib Scops Owl (Otus thilohoffmanni)
  • Bird Type:Adult endemic
  • FamilyOld World Sparrows, Snowfinches (Passeridae)
  • Date Taken20181110
  • Location:Kithulgala Forrest
  • Area:Kithulgala
  • Country:Sri Lanka
  • Region:Indian Sub Continent
Photo File Ref: BSC08901a Owl Serendib Scops E 1 Kithulgala Sri Lanka Nov18 PH4_2409
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