Fieldguide Birds of the World

Typical Owls Strigidae

Northern Saw-whet OwlAegolius acadicus (103)
Boreal OwlAegolius funereus (32)
Buff-fronted OwlAegolius harrisii (9)
Unspotted Saw-whet OwlAegolius ridgwayi (5)
African Long-eared OwlAsio abyssinicus (7)
Marsh OwlAsio capensis (15)
Short-eared OwlAsio flammeus (218)
Madagascar Long-eared OwlAsio madagascariensis (9)
Long-eared OwlAsio otus (157)
Stygian OwlAsio stygius (14)
Forest OwletAthene blewitti (2)
Spotted OwletAthene brama (79)
Burrowing OwlAthene cunicularia (234)
Little OwlAthene noctua (183)
Spotted Eagle-owlBubo africanus (53)
Pharaoh Eagle-owlBubo ascalaphus (7)
Rock Eagle-owlBubo bengalensis (16)
Eurasian Eagle-owlBubo bubo (33)
Cape Eagle-owlBubo capensis (12)
Grayish Eagle-owlBubo cinerascens (18)
Dusky Eagle-owlBubo coromandus (1)
Verreaux's Eagle-owlBubo lacteus (63)
Akun Eagle-owlBubo leucostictus (1)
Spot-bellied Eagle-owlBubo nipalensis (7)
Philippine Eagle-owlBubo philippensis (9)
Fraser's Eagle-owlBubo poensis (7)
Snowy OwlBubo scandiacus (195)
Shelley's Eagle-owlBubo shelleyi (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Bubo shelleyi
Barred Eagle-owlBubo sumatranus (6)
Great Horned OwlBubo virginianus (245)
Usambara Eagle-owlBubo vosseleri (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Bubo vosseleri
Rufous-banded OwlCiccaba albitarsis (8)
Black-banded OwlCiccaba huhula (7)
Black-and-white OwlCiccaba nigrolineata (25)
Mottled OwlCiccaba virgata (35)
Albertine OwletGlaucidium albertinum (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Glaucidium albertinum
Yungas Pygmy-owlGlaucidium bolivianum (4)
Ferruginous Pygmy-owlGlaucidium brasilianum (80)
Collared OwletGlaucidium brodiei (21)
African Barred OwletGlaucidium capense (16)
Chestnut OwletGlaucidium castaneum (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Glaucidium castaneum
Javan OwletGlaucidium castanopterum (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Glaucidium castanopterum
Chestnut-backed OwletGlaucidium castanotum (7)
Costa Rican Pygmy-owlGlaucidium costaricanum (10)
Asian Barred OwletGlaucidium cuculoides (38)
Northern Pygmy-owlGlaucidium gnoma (61)
Central American Pygmy-owlGlaucidium griseiceps (8)
Amazonian Pygmy-owlGlaucidium hardyi (4)
Andean Pygmy-owlGlaucidium jardinii (14)
Least Pygmy-owlGlaucidium minutissimum (9)
Pernambuco Pygmy-owlGlaucidium mooreorum (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Glaucidium mooreorum
Austral Pygmy-owlGlaucidium nana (25)
Cloud-forest Pygmy-owlGlaucidium nubicola (3)
Colima Pygmy-owlGlaucidium palmarum (3)
Subtropical Pygmy-owlGlaucidium parkeri (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Glaucidium parkeri
Eurasian Pygmy-owlGlaucidium passerinum (25)
Pearl-spotted OwletGlaucidium perlatum (46)
Peruvian Pygmy-owlGlaucidium peruanum (13)
Jungle OwletGlaucidium radiatum (27)
Tamaulipas Pygmy-owlGlaucidium sanchezi (1)
Cuban Pygmy-owlGlaucidium siju (16)
Sjostedt's OwletGlaucidium sjostedti (4)
Red-chested OwletGlaucidium tephronotum (1)
Maned OwlJubula lettii (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Jubula lettii
Blakiston's Fish-owlKetupa blakistoni (17)
Tawny Fish-owlKetupa flavipes (8)
Buffy Fish-owlKetupa ketupu (23)
Brown Fish-owlKetupa zeylonensis (37)
Crested OwlLophostrix cristata (29)
Bare-legged OwlMargarobyas lawrencii (10)
White-throated Screech-owlMegascops albogularis (3)
Eastern Screech-owlMegascops asio (70)
Black-capped Screech-owlMegascops atricapilla (9)
Bearded Screech-owlMegascops barbarus (2)
Tropical Screech-owlMegascops choliba (68)
Bare-shanked Screech-owlMegascops clarkii (12)
Colombian Screech-owlMegascops colombianus (3)
Pacific Screech-owlMegascops cooperi (13)
Vermiculated Screech-owlMegascops guatemalae (19)
Montane Forest Screech-owlMegascops hoyi (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Megascops hoyi
Rufescent Screech-owlMegascops ingens (4)
Western Screech-owlMegascops kennicottii (30)
Koepcke's Screech-owlMegascops koepckeae (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Megascops koepckeae
Cloud-forest Screech-owlMegascops marshalli (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Megascops marshalli
Puerto Rican Screech-owlMegascops nudipes (1)
Cinnamon Screech-owlMegascops petersoni (2)
Peruvian Screech-owlMegascops roboratus (2)
Long-tufted Screech-owlMegascops sanctaecatarinae (13)
Balsas Screech-owlMegascops seductus (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Megascops seductus
Whiskered Screech-owlMegascops trichopsis (9)
Tawny-bellied Screech-owlMegascops watsonii (11)
Santa Marta Screech-owlMegascops gilesi (3)
Elf OwlMicrathene whitneyi (11)
Fearful OwlNesasio solomonensis (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Nesasio solomonensis
Andaman BoobookNinox affinis (2)
Togian BoobookNinox burhani (1)
Barking OwlNinox connivens (14)
Tanimbar BoobookNinox forbesi (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Ninox forbesi
Halmahera BoobookNinox hypogramma (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Ninox hypogramma
Cinnabar BoobookNinox ios (1)
Solomons BoobookNinox jacquinoti (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Ninox jacquinoti
Northern BoobookNinox japonica (4)
Camiguin BoobookNinox leventisi (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Ninox leventisi
Manus BoobookNinox meeki (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Ninox meeki
Mindoro BoobookNinox mindorensis (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Ninox mindorensis
Christmas Island BoobookNinox natalis (2)
Southern BoobookNinox novaeseelandiae (35)
Hume's BoobookNinox obscura (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Ninox obscura
Ochre-bellied BoobookNinox ochracea (14)
New Britain BoobookNinox odiosa (1)
Luzon BoobookNinox philippensis (4)
Speckled BoobookNinox punctulata (5)
Chocolate BoobookNinox randi (2)
Sulu BoobookNinox reyi (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Ninox reyi
Sumba BoobookNinox rudolfi (1)
Rufous OwlNinox rufa (16)
Cebu BoobookNinox rumseyi (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Ninox rumseyi
Brown BoobookNinox scutulata (31)
Mindanao BoobookNinox spilocephala (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Ninox spilocephala
Romblon BoobookNinox spilonotus (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Ninox spilonotus
Hantu BoobookNinox squamipila (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Ninox squamipila
Powerful OwlNinox strenua (48)
Least BoobookNinox sumbaensis (2)
White-browed OwlNinox superciliaris (14)
Papuan BoobookNinox theomacha (1)
Bismarck BoobookNinox variegata (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Ninox variegata
Flores Scops-owlOtus alfredi (1)
Nicobar Scops-owlOtus alius (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Otus alius
Javan Scops-owlOtus angelinae (1)
Indian Scops-owlOtus bakkamoena (34)
Andaman Scops-owlOtus balli (3)
Biak Scops-owlOtus beccarii (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Otus beccarii
Rajah Scops-owlOtus brookii (2)
Pallid Scops-owlOtus brucei (11)
Anjouan Scops-owlOtus capnodes (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Otus capnodes
Sangihe Scops-owlOtus collari (2)
Ryukyu Scops-owlOtus elegans (8)
Enggano Scops-owlOtus enganensis (7)
Everett's Scops-owlOtus everetti (1)
Palawan Scops-owlOtus fuliginosus (2)
Giant Scops-owlOtus gurneyi (2)
Sao Tome Scops-owlOtus hartlaubi (1)
Sandy Scops-owlOtus icterorhynchus (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Otus icterorhynchus
Seychelles Scops-owlOtus insularis (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Otus insularis
Sokoke Scops-owlOtus ireneae (2)
Rinjani Scops-owlOtus jolandae (3)
Sunda Scops-owlOtus lempiji (10)
Collared Scops-owlOtus lettia (15)
Luzon Scops-owlOtus longicornis (2)
Torotoroka Scops-owlOtus madagascariensis (8)
Moluccan Scops-owlOtus magicus (3)
Sulawesi Scops-owlOtus manadensis (7)
Mantanani Scops-owlOtus mantananensis (2)
Mayotte Scops-owlOtus mayottensis (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Otus mayottensis
Philippine Scops-owlOtus megalotis (2)
Mentawai Scops-owlOtus mentawi (7)
Mindoro Scops-owlOtus mindorensis (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Otus mindorensis
Mindanao Scops-owlOtus mirus (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Otus mirus
Moheli Scops-owlOtus moheliensis (1)
Negros Scops-owlOtus nigrorum (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Otus nigrorum
Arabian Scops-owlOtus pamelae (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Otus pamelae
Comoro Scops-owlOtus pauliani (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Otus pauliani
Pemba Scops-owlOtus pembaensis (1)
Reddish Scops-owlOtus rufescens (2)
Malagasy Scops-owlOtus rutilus (21)
White-fronted Scops-owlOtus sagittatus (8)
European Scops-owlOtus scops (29)
Japanese Scops-owlOtus semitorques (2)
African Scops-owlOtus senegalensis (35)
Wallace's Scops-owlOtus silvicola (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Otus silvicola
Socotra Scops-owlOtus socotranus (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Otus socotranus
Mountain Scops-owlOtus spilocephalus (2)
Oriental Scops-owlOtus sunia (13)
Serendib Scops-owlOtus thilohoffmanni (7)
Simeulue Scops-owlOtus umbra (5)
Striped OwlPseudoscops clamator (25)
Jamaican OwlPseudoscops grammicus (3)
Flammulated OwlPsiloscops flammeolus (15)
Southern White-faced OwlPtilopsis granti (18)
Northern White-faced OwlPtilopsis leucotis (19)
Tawny-browed OwlPulsatrix koeniswaldiana (23)
Band-bellied OwlPulsatrix melanota (2)
Spectacled OwlPulsatrix perspicillata (54)
Palau OwlPyrroglaux podargina (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Pyrroglaux podargina
Vermiculated Fishing-owlScotopelia bouvieri (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Scotopelia bouvieri
Pel's Fishing-owlScotopelia peli (21)
Rufous Fishing-owlScotopelia ussheri (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Scotopelia ussheri
Tawny OwlStrix aluco (77)
Omani OwlStrix butleri (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Strix butleri
Chaco OwlStrix chacoensis (3)
Pere David's OwlStrix davidi (2)
Fulvous OwlStrix fulvescens (3)
Desert OwlStrix hadorami (0)Try Google, Avibase or Flickr Strix hadorami
Rusty-barred OwlStrix hylophila (9)
Brown Wood-owlStrix leptogrammica (16)
Great Gray OwlStrix nebulosa (188)
Himalayan OwlStrix nivicolum (1)
Spotted OwlStrix occidentalis (22)
Mottled Wood-owlStrix ocellata (9)
Rufous-legged OwlStrix rufipes (3)
Spotted Wood-owlStrix seloputo (21)
Ural OwlStrix uralensis (36)
Barred OwlStrix varia (241)
African Wood-owlStrix woodfordii (23)
Northern Hawk OwlSurnia ulula (124)
Papuan OwlUroglaux dimorpha (1)
Long-whiskered OwletXenoglaux loweryi (3)

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