All Names

  • Scientific Names
    • Bubo ascalaphus
  • English
    • Pharaoh Eagle-Owl
  • Portuguese
    • Bufo-mourisco
  • French
    • Grand-duc du désert
    • Grand-duc ascalaphe
  • Hebrew
    • אוח מדברי

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Description from Wikipedia

The Pharaoh Eagle-Owl (Bubo ascalaphus) is a species of owl in the Strigidae family. It is found in Algeria, Chad, Egypt, Eritrea, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sudan, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates. At 46–50 cm long, the Pharaoh Eagle-Owl is one of the smaller eagle-owl species. It is an attractive bird of prey with striking, large orange-yellow eyes and mottled plumage. The head and upperparts are tawny and...

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 31/07/2011.