Typical Owls (Strigidae)

Dusky Eagle-owl (Bubo coromandus) - HBW 5, p. 192

French: Grand-duc de Coromandel German: Koromandeluhu Spanish: Búho de Coromandel
Other common names: Dusky Horned Owl

Taxonomy: Strix coromanda Latham, 1790, Coromandel Coast.
No obvious close relatives. Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • coromandus (Latham, 1790) - Pakistan, N & C India and S Nepal E to Assam and Bangladesh; apparently this race also in E China.
  • klossi Robinson, 1911 - W & S Myanmar, W Thailand.