Ptilopsis

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Ptilopsis
Northern white-faced owl arp.jpg
Northern white-faced owl
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Strigiformes
Family: Strigidae
Genus: Ptilopsis
Kaup, 1848
Species

P. leucotis
P. granti

Ptilopsis is a genus of African owls. Its members are:[1]

Image Scientific name Common Name Distribution
Northern White-faced Owl, Gambia (31807717104).jpg Ptilopsis leucotis (Temminck, 1820) Northern white-faced owl Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Togo and Uganda.
Southern white faced scops owl.jpg Ptilopsis granti (Kollibay, 1910) Southern white-faced owl southern half of Africa


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ptilopsis". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 3 November 2011.