Oriental scops owl

Swarnava Nandi (writer)/ June 18, 2017/ Bird Photography, Birds of India, Uncategorized

The Oriental scops owl (Otus sunia) is a species of scops owl found in eastern and southern Asia.It can be distinguished from the Collared scops owl by  well marked underparts, a whitish scapular stripe and lack of pale a collar. There are two color morphs, namely grey and rufous. Sexes are alike. Some individuals may freeze with eyes half closed

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