Bubo leucostictus

Bubo leucostictus Hartlaub, 1855

Common Names

Grand-duc tacheté (French), Akun Eagle-owl (English)

Languages: English

Ecology and Distribution

Distribution

Western and Northern Central Africa: Liberia to E DR Congo to north of Congo River.

Habitat

Forest, mainly edges and clearings

Movements and dispersal

Resident

Taxonomic Notes

Hartlaub, Carl Johann Gustav. 1855. Journal fur Ornithologie (J. Orn.) 3: p 354.

References

Lack, P. (2010).  The African Bird Club checklist of African birds: Non-Passerines.