This nocturnal bird of prey is
a widespread resident on the Indian subcontinent, south of the
It is very similar to
the Collared Scops Owl,
but the latter has a pale yellowish-white bill without a black tip and is
more heavily streaked on the underside, with broader and shorter streaks (fig.).
List of Thai Animal Names.
INDEX BIRDS OF SOUTHEAST ASIA
See also WILDLIFE PICTURES.