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Andaman Wood Owl
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Type Mystery bird
First Sighting Unknown
Last Sighting Unknown
Country India
Habitat Andaman and Nicobar Islands, dense forests
Possible Population Small

The Andaman Wood Owl is a mysterious owl-like creature, reported from inside dense forests of Andaman Islands, Indian Ocean.

Explanation

The Andaman Wood Owl may be an unknown species of wood owl yet to be discovered. However, other small owls, including the Andaman scops owl (Otus balli) and the Andaman hawk owl (Ninox affinis), also live on the islands.

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Sources

  • Eberhart, George M. (2002) Mysterious Creatures: A Guide to Cryptozoology ABC-CLIO, Inc. ISBN 1-57607-283-5


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