White-faced scops owl (Ptilopsis leucotis)

White-faced scops owl (Ptilopsis leucotis)

Scientific name: Ptilopsis leucotis
Height: 190mm to 240mm
Geographical distribution: south of the Sahara desert
Habitat: thorn scrub, savannah woodland
Diet: large insects, scorpions, small rodents and occasionally small birds
Status: scarce

Here are the names of the White-faced Scops owls we have at the sanctuary:

KANYA
BHOTAWHELIA
BUBBLES