- Ryukyu Scops-Owl
 - Ryukyu Scops-Owl
+1
 - Ryukyu Scops-Owl
Watch
 - Ryukyu Scops-Owl
Listen

Ryukyu Scops-Owl Otus elegans Scientific name definitions

Denver W. Holt, Regan Berkley, Caroline Deppe, Paula L. Enríquez, Julie L. Petersen, José Luis Rangel Salazar, Kelley P. Segars, Kristin L. Wood, Jeffrey S. Marks, J. Brendan Sloan, and Andrew J. Spencer
Version: 1.1 — Published January 29, 2021
Revision Notes

Sign in to see your badges

Subscribe Now For Access

Unlock thousands of full-length species accounts and hundreds of bird family overviews when you subscribe to Birds of the World. Each species account is written by leading ornithologists and provides detailed information on bird distribution, migration, habitat, diet, sounds, behavior, breeding, current population status, and conservation. An extensive multimedia section displays the latest photos, videos and audio selections from the Macaulay Library. (Browse free accounts on the home page.)

Every bird has a story. Discover them all with Birds of the World.

Subscribe Now

Already a subscriber? Sign in

Recommended Citation

Holt, D. W., R. Berkley, C. Deppe, P. L. Enríquez, J. L. Petersen, J. L. Rangel Salazar, K. P. Segars, K. L. Wood, J. S. Marks, J. B. Sloan, and A. J. Spencer (2021). Ryukyu Scops-Owl (Otus elegans), version 1.1. In Birds of the World (T. S. Schulenberg and B. K. Keeney, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.ryusco1.01.1