- Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2014. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.9. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
Western and Northern Central Africa: Liberia to E DR Congo to north of Congo River.
Habitat and Ecology
Forest, mainly edges and clearings
Movements and dispersal
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The Akun eagle-owl (Bubo leucostictus) is a species of owl in the Strigidae family. It is found in forests in Central and Western Africa. At 43 centimetres (17 in), it is the smallest eagle-owl in Africa and also the only African rainforest eagle-owl with yellow eyes.
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