Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAVS: 0807

Species Ninox (Ninox) natalis Lister, 1889

Christmas Island Hawk-owl



Extra Distribution Information

Confined to main island.

Other Regions

Christmas Island terrestrial & freshwater

Ecological Descriptors

Arboreal, arthropod-feeder, carnivorous, closed forest, nocturnal, open forest, open scrub, predator, sedentary, tall forest, territorial, volant, woodland.

Extra Ecological Information

Randomly dispersed, seasonal breeder, general carnivore.


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
20-Aug-2013 MODIFIED