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Moluccan Masked Owl
05 01 006 Tyto sororcula sororcula
Information
Common Name Lesser Masked Owl
Range south Maluku Islands of Indonesia.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Strigiformes
Family Tytonidae
Genus Tyto
Species Tyto sororcula

The Moluccan masked owl (Tyto sororcula), also known as the lesser masked owl, is a species of barn-owl in the Tytonidae family. It is endemic to the south Maluku Islands of Indonesia. Some taxonomists consider this species to be conspecific with the Australian masked owl.

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