New Britain Hawk-owl (Ninox odiosa) - HBW 5, p. 237
French: Ninoxe odieuse
Spanish: Nínox de Nueva Bretaña
Other common names: New Britain Boobook, Russet Hawk-owl/Boobook
Taxonomy: Ninox odiosa P. L. Sclater, 1877, New Britain.
Relationships uncertain; seems to be most closely related to N. jacquinoti. Monotypic.
Distribution: New Britain, in Bismarck Archipelago.
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Locality Pokili Wildlife Management Area, New Britain, Bismarck Archipelago (Monotypic species)
Nik Borrow 30 May 2009 5 years ago 3.8
one of a pair at daytime roost
Locality Kimbe Bay, New Britain, Bismarck Archipelago (Monotypic species)
Nik Borrow 24 August 2013 50 weeks ago 3.7
Roosting in a huge tree, and amazingly hard to see, could only be seen in one spot!
Locality Kilu Ridge, New Britain, Bismarck Archipelago (Monotypic species)
Phil Gregory 4 August 2014 3 weeks ago ADDED LAST MONTH 3
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