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Moheli Scops Owl
Otus moheliensis
Information
Range Comoro Islands
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Strigiformes
Family Strigidae
Genus Otus
Species Otus moheliensis
Conservation Status
CRSpecies
Critically Endangered

The Moheli scops owl (Otus moheliensis), is a species of scops owl endemic to the Comoro Islands.

This owl is found on only one mountain on the island of Mohéli. It has an estimated population of 400. It is classified as "Critically Endangered" due to it being restricted to such as small area, which is being rapidly deforested.

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