Hume's Boobook Ninox obscura

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A medium-sized, dark brown owl with distinctive yellow eyes. Note the small white spot between the eyes. Lower belly may often be paler and show some barring. Only active outside of daylight hours. Quite common throughout its range in plantations, forest edges, and groves. Call is a fluty, double-noted “whoo-up.”

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