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Little Owl
Athene noctua (Scopoli, 1769)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Strigiformes - owls »  family Strigidae - owls »  genus Athene

Scientific synonyms

Carine noctua (Scopoli, 1769)

Least Concern

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juvenile animal


nest

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Included taxa

Number of records: 14

subspecies Athene noctua bactriana Blyth, 1847 - Bactrian Little Owl
subspecies Athene noctua glaux (Savigny, 1809) - North African Little Owl
subspecies Athene noctua impasta Bangs & J. L. Peters, 1928
subspecies Athene noctua indigena C. L. Brehm, 1855
subspecies Athene noctua lilith Hartert, 1913 - Hartert's Little Owl
subspecies Athene noctua ludlowi E. C. S. Baker, 1926
subspecies Athene noctua lunellensis Mourer-Chauviré, 1975
subspecies Athene noctua noctua (Scopoli, 1769) - Central European Little Owl

Athene noctua noctua - Central European Little Owl

subspecies Athene noctua orientalis Severtzov, 1873
subspecies Athene noctua plumipes Swinhoe, 1870
subspecies Athene noctua saharae (O. Kleinschmidt, 1909) - Saharan Little Owl
subspecies Athene noctua somaliensis Reichenow, 1905 - Somali Little Owl

Athene noctua somaliensis - Somali Little Owl

subspecies Athene noctua spilogastra (Heuglin, 1869) - Red Sea Little Owl
subspecies Athene noctua vidalii A. E. Brehm, 1857

Athene noctua vidalii


Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [2287]

Bird Life [http://www.birdlife.org] [as Athene noctua (Scopoli, 1769)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [97046]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [http://www.faunaeur.org] [as Athene noctua (Scopoli, 1769)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [http://www.worldbirdnames.org/] [as Athene noctua (Scopoli, 1769)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Athene noctua (Scopoli, 1769)]
CZ Hudec K. (2012): Slovník historických českých názvů ptáků [http://www.birdlife.cz/index.php?ID=2274], Česká společnost ornitologická [as Athene noctua]
EN Crochet P.-A., Joynt G.: AERC list of Western Palearctic birds December 2012 [http://www.aerc.eu/tac.html] [as Athene noctua]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementsche...], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Athene noctua]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013
ES Lilleleht V. , Lõhmus A. (1997): Scientific, Estonian and English names of birds of Europe [http://www.eoy.ee/yhing/nime.htm] [as Athene noctua]
Data retrieved on: 11 July 2010

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Explanations

extinct taxon