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Athene murivora - Rodrigues Little Owl
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Description

Scientific Name

Athene murivora

English Name

Rodrigues Little Owl

Local English Name

 

French Name

 

Local French Name

 

Creole Name

 

Habitat

Arboreal island forest nocturnal carnivore

Geographic Range

Rodrigues Island

Status

last observed ca. 1730

First Description

Milne Edwards

 
Classification

Kingdom
Phylum
Sub phylum
Class
Sub class
Super order
Order
Family
Sub-Family
Genus
Species

Animalia
Chordata
Vertebrata
Aves


Strigiformes
Strigiidae


Athene murivora

   
No data, only bones.
Might be the same as Mascarenotus murivorus - Rodrigues Owl
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. Extinct Birds

Index
Dodo
Blue Pigeon
Broad-billed Parrot
Grey Parrot
Mascarene Coot
Mauritian Duck
Mauritius Owl
Mascarene Swan
Mauritius Night Heron
Red Rail
Bourbon Crested Starling

Rodrigues Solitaire
Rodrigues Night Heron
Rodrigues Little Owl
Rodrigues Owl
Newton's Parakeet
Rodrigues Parrot
Rodrigues Pigeon
Rodrigues Rail
Rodrigues Starling


. . .
. References

Fuller, E. Extinct Birds of the World QL676.8.F85 1987 ISBN 0-8160-1833-2 p.158

Greenway, J. C. Extinct and Vanishing Birds of the World QL676.7.G7 1967 p.128

King, W. Endangered Birds of the World; The ICBP Bird Red Data Book QL676.7.K56 1981 ISBN 0-87474-584-5 Preamble 8

Nilsson, G. The Endangered Species Handbook QL82.N55 1983 ISBN 0-938-424-09-7 p.210

Ziswiler, V. Extinct and Vanishing Animals QL88.Z513 1967 p.109


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. Links

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University of Wisconsin

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