Taxon profile


Australian Masked Owl
Tyto novaehollandiae novaehollandiae (Stephens, 1826)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Strigiformes - owls »  family Tytonidae - barn owls »  genus Tyto »  species Tyto novaehollandiae - Australian Masked Owl

Scientific synonyms

Strix cyclops Gould, 1837
Strix novaehollandiae Stephens, 1826
Tyto longimembris dombraini Mathews, 1914
Tyto novaehollandiae mackayi Mathews, 1912
Tyto novaehollandiae perplexa Mathews, 1912
Tyto novaehollandiae riordani Mathews, 1912
Tyto novaehollandiae troughtoni Cayley, 1931
Tyto novaehollandiae whitei Mathews, 1912
Tyto nullarborensis Barrett, 1931
Strix personata Vigors, 1831

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [6635f395-c011-4900-915c-f6b449d239fd]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Tyto novaehollandiae novaehollandiae (Stephens, 1826)]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Tyto novaehollandiae novaehollandiae (Stephens, 1826)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Tyto novaehollandiae novaehollandiae]
Data retrieved on: 25 April 2013

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.