Ferruginous Pygmy Owl (Glaucidium brasilianum) - Dave Welling
Rufous-banded Owl (Strix albitarsis) - Luke Seitz
Little Owls (Athene noctua) - Oliver Wright
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Dusky Eagle Owl (Bubo coromandus) - Summit Stephen
Giant Eagle Owls (Bubo lacteus) - Thomas Retterath
Also known as Milky eagle owl, or Verreaux’s eagle owl, this species is the largest and heaviest African owl. Despite its large range, the giant eagle owl is locally rare and affected by human persecution and use of pesticides.
Brown Hawk Owl (Ninox scutulata) - Chong Lip Mun
The brown hawk owl is crepuscular (active at dawn and dusk) and nocturnal, and has 11 recognised subspecies throughout its range in Southern Asia. While Northern populations are common, those inhabiting Sumatra, Java and Borneo are more at risk from habitat destruction.
Snowy Owl (Bubo scandiacus) - Robert Privott