Solomon Hawk Owls

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The Solomon Hawk Owl, Ninox jacquinoti, is common on the Solomon Islands - where it inhabits lowland areas and foothills up to elevations of 1500 meters above sea level. They live in primary or tall secondary forests.

This small to medium-sized hawk owl has a grey-brown facial disk, yellow eyes, a grey beak and white eyebrows The plumage below is sometimes spotted or barred white. The abdomen is creamy and unmarked.

 

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