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The Dusky eagle-owl (Bubo coromandus) belongs to the family of owls, the Strigidae under the order Strigiformes.

Dusky eagle-owl taxonomy

The Strigidae is the family of typical owls under the order Strigiformes.

The family Strigidae was first introduced by William Elford Leach, MD, FRS (2 February 1791 – 25 August 1836), an English zoologist and marine biologist, in a guide to the contents of the British Museum published in 1820.

The family Strigidae comprises nearly 220 extant owl species divided into 25 genera, including genus Bubo.

The genus Bubo was first described by Andr̩ Marie Constant Dum̩ril (January 1, 1774 РAugust 14, 1860), a French zoologist, in the year 1805.

The genus Bubo comprises about eighteen extant owl species, including Bubo coromandus. The species Bubo coromandus was described by John Latham (27 June 1740 – 4 February 1837), an English physician and naturalist, in the year 1790.

The owl species Bubo coromandus is polytypic and comprises subspecies, B. c. coromandus (Latham, 1790) and B. c. klossi Robinson, 1911.

Taxonomic classification
Binomial name:Bubo coromandus
Species:B. coromandus
Dusky eagle-owl - Bubo coromandus
1.Dusky eagle-owl - Bubo coromandus
Image by Kishore Bhargava

Dusky eagle-owl - Bubo coromandus
2.Dusky eagle-owl - Bubo coromandus
Image by Paul Asman and Jill Lenoble

Dusky eagle-owl - Bubo coromandus
3.Dusky eagle-owl - Bubo coromandus
Image by Koshy Koshy

Bubo coromandus
4.Dusky eagle-owl - Bubo coromandus
Image by J.M.Garg

Bubo coromandus
5.Dusky eagle-owl - Bubo coromandus
Image by Bernard DUPONT

Bubo coromandus
6.Dusky eagle-owl - Bubo coromandus
Image by Ankitha Praveen

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7.Dusky eagle-owl - Bubo coromandus
Image by Dan Hutcheson
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1.Image source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/kbhargava/15433774451/ (cropped)
Image author: Kishore Bhargava | License: CC BY-NC 2.0 as on 9/6/18
2.Image source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/pauljill/2154437883/ (cropped)
Author: Paul Asman and Jill Lenoble | License: CC BY 2.0 as on 9/6/18
3.Image source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/kkoshy/7870700022/ (cropped)
Author: Koshy Koshy | License: CC BY 2.0 as on 9/6/18
4.Image source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Dusky_Eagle_Owl_(Bubo_coromandus)_at_nest_at_Bharatpur_I2_IMG_5324.jpg (cropped)
Author: J.M.Garg | License: CC BY-SA 3.0 as on 9/6/18
5.Image source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/berniedup/20224090134/ (cropped)
Author: Bernard DUPONT | License: CC BY-SA 2.0 as on 9/6/18
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Author: Ankitha Praveen | License: CC BY-SA 4.0 as on 9/6/18
7.Image source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/wildphotons/527933597/in/photostream/ (cropped)
Image author: Dan Hutcheson | License: CC BY-NC 2.0 as on 9/6/18
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