The type specimen of this newly described species. The bird was mist-netted in wet, mossy lower montane forest at an elevation of 1350m.
Taxonomic Notes :
Newly described species endemic to Seram in Indonesia.
Jønsson, K. A., Poulsen, M. K., Haryoko, T., Reeve, A. H., Fabre, P-H. (2013) A new species of masked-owl (Aves: Strigiformes: Tytonidae)
from Seram, Indonesia. Zootaxa 3635 (1): 051–061