Omani Owl Strix butleri


del Hoyo, J., Collar, N.J., Christie, D.A., Elliott, A. and Fishpool, L.D.C. 2014. HBW and BirdLife International Illustrated Checklist of the Birds of the World. Volume 1: Non-passerines. Lynx Edicions BirdLife International, Barcelona, Spain and Cambridge, UK.

Judas, J., Robb, M.S. and Miller, E. 2015. Omani Owl at Wadi Wurayah, United Arab Emirates, in March 2015. Dutch Birding 37(6): 334-336.

Kirwan, G.M., Schweizer, M. and Copete, J.L. 2015. Multiple lines of evidence confirm that Hume’s Owl Strix butleri (A. O. Hume, 1878) is two species, with description of an unnamed species (Aves: Non-Passeriformes: Strigidae). Zootaxa 3904: 28-50.

Musavi, S.B., Khani, A., Khaleghizadeh, A. and Robb, M. 2016. The first confirmed records of Omani Owl Strix butleri (A. O. Hume, 1878) (Aves: strigidae) from Iran. Zoology in the Middle East 62: 21-24.

Robb, M. S.; van den Berg, A. B.; Constantine, M. 2013. A new species of Strix owl from Oman. Dutch Birding 35: 275–310.

Robb, M., Nunes, J., Walsh, A. and The Sound Approach. 2015. Omani Owl project 2015. Unpublished report.

Robb, M.S., Sangster, G., Aliabadian, M., van den Berg, A.B., Constantine, M., Irestedt, M., Khani, A., Musavi, S.B., Sarrouff Willson, M., Walsh, A.J. 2016. The rediscovery of Strix butleri (Hume, 1878) in Oman and Iran, with molecular resolution of the identity of Strix omanensis Robb, van den Berg and Constantine, 2013. Avian Research 7(7).

van Eijk, P. 2013. Presumed second locality for Omani Owl. Dutch Birding 35: 387–388.

Further resources

Explore HBW Alive for further information on this species

Search for photos, videos and sounds of this species in the Internet Bird Collection.

Media resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Strix butleri. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/11/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/11/2018.