Southern Boobook
In Profile
Ellura
Australian Barn Owl
 
                      
Southern Boobook (Ninox novaeseelandiae boobook)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Birds (Aves)
Order: Owls (Strigiformes)
Family: True Owl (Strigidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Southern Boobook (Ninox novaeseelandiae boobook)
This Photo:     Breast
Synonyms: Ninox boobook, Ninox boobook ssp boobook or Ninox novaeseelandiae
Other name: East Australian Boobook

Thank you Brenna Farrell for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere

Copyright © 2014-2022 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 01-May-2014
This species is classed as RA (Rare) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)