|Sri Lanka Bay Owl|
|Range||Sri Lanka and Western Ghats in Kerala, South Western India.|
The Sri Lanka bay owl (Phodilus assimilis), is a species of bay owl in the Tytonidae family. It is endemic to the island of Sri Lanka and Western Ghats in Kerala, South Western India. It is sometimes considered a subspecies of the Oriental bay owl.
Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montane forests and subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland. It is threatened by habitat loss.