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Australian Masked Owl
(Chestnut-faced Owl)
Tyto novaehollandiae
(STEPHENS, 1826)

Photo by: J. Pfleiderer
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:09
Information Source for Taxonomy:Bruce, M.D. & Marks, J.S. (2017). Australian Masked-owl (Tyto novaehollandiae). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions
Body length:33 – 47 cm
Weight:420 – 1260 g
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)

Current Holdings • Former Holdings
Australia and Oceania
  Australia (2 Holding(s)):
  • Cowes (Phillip Island Wildlife Park) 
  • Whiteman (Caversham Wildlife Park) 
    Holding(s): 2