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Togian Boobook
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Information
Common Name Togian Hawk-owl
Range islands in the Togian group, an archipelago in the Gulf of Tomini off the coast of Sulawesi, Indonesia.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Strigiformes
Family Strigidae
Genus Ninox
Species Ninox burhani
Conservation Status
NTSpecies
Near Threatened

The Togian boobook or Togian hawk-owl (Ninox burhani), is a species of boobook in the Strigidae family, described as new to science in 2004. The bird is currently known only from three islands in the Togian group, an archipelago in the Gulf of Tomini off the coast of Sulawesi, Indonesia.

The scientific name honours a local Indonesian conservationist called Burhan.

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