|Rock Eagle Owl Bubo bengalensis
- Adult taking off|
|Photographer :|| © Shyam Ghate |
|Location :||Upper Tungabhadra Canal, Hampi, Bellary District, Karnataka, India|
18 January 2018|
|English synonyms:||Eurasian Eagle-Owl, Common Eagle Owl, Common Eagle-Owl, Great Eagle Owl, Great Eagle-Owl, Eagle Owl, Great Horned Owl, Rock Eagle-Owl, Indian Eagle Owl, Indian Eagle-Owl|
|Bird Family :||Strigidae - Typical Owls |
|Bird Group :||STRIGIFORMES |
|Red Data Status :||Least Concern|
|Taxonomic Notes :||Monotypic species endemic to South Asia (India, Nepal and Pakistan).
Formerly considered a subspecies of Eurasian Eagle Owl Bubo bubo.
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