Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Typical Owls :: Pallid Scops-Owl
Pallid Scops-Owl Otus brucei
Described by: Hume (1873)
Alternate common name(s): Palid Scops Owl, Striated Scops-Owl, Bruce's Scops-Owl, Desert Screech-Owl
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
Select thumbnail to view larger image - Place cursor over image for image information
RangeMiddle East and sw. Asia;
(1) Ne. Egypt(?), Israel, c. and e. Iraq, s. Iran, Oman, w. Pakistan and s. Afghanistan.
(2) S. Tadjikistan, w. China e. to c. Tarim Basin and s. to e. Afghanistan and n. Pakistan.
(3) E. Aral Sea to Kirgizia and Tadjikistan.
(4) S. Turkey, n. Syria, n. Iraq, Turkestan, Uzbekistan and n. Afghanistan.
Winters s. to w. and nw. India.
No videos are available for this species
No sounds are available for this species
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
Comments/ErrorsPlease email with errors/comments on this page or to donate photos.
If there is no family list to the left, you may have arrived at this page from a direct link.
Please select "Mangoverde World Bird Guide" to view the entire bird site.