Nicobar Scops-Owl

Scientific Name
Otus alius
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Conservation Status
Data Deficient (DD)

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The Nicobar Scops Owl (Otus alius) is a species of owl in the Strigidae family. It is endemic to India. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It has an uncertain status but is thought to be rare or endangered. It was originally discovered by Pamela C. Rasmussen in 1998.