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Reunion Owl Mascarenotus grucheti



Family: Strigidae (Typical Owls)

Authority: Mourer-Chauviré, Bour, Moutou & Ribes, 1994

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This species formerly occurred on the island of Réunion. It was probably driven Extinct after the island was colonised in the early 17th century, as a result of habitat loss, hunting or predation by invasive species.

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Country endemic: No

Attributes
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Afrotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Mascarenotus grucheti. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/09/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/09/2017.