Research Article

A New Owl Species of the Genus Otus (Aves: Strigidae) from Lombok, Indonesia

  • George Sangster mail,

    Affiliations: Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Swedish Museum of Natural History, Stockholm, Sweden, Department of Zoology, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden

  • Ben F. King,

    Affiliation: Ornithology Department, American Museum of Natural History, New York, New York, United States of America

  • Philippe Verbelen,

    Affiliation: Independent Researcher, Gentbrugge, Belgium

  • Colin R. Trainor

    Affiliation: Independent Researcher, Perth, Western Australia, Australia

  • Published: February 13, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0053712

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Posted by dedeeshattuck on 15 Feb 2013 at 00:08 GMT

Congratulations to the team who 'found' this species. Is there a recording we can listen to?

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RE: Congratulations

gsangs replied to dedeeshattuck on 15 Feb 2013 at 02:11 GMT

Four recordings can be downloaded from the html version of our paper: two of Rinjani Scops Owl and two of the Moluccan Scops Owl.

Just scroll down, almost to the bottom of the page.

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RE: RE: Congratulations

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to gsangs on 15 Feb 2013 at 21:57 GMT

The owl recordings have also been posted to the PLOS ONE SoundCloud channel:

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