Owl Species Citation List: Tyto

Tyto | Phodilus | Otus | Megascops | Pyrroglaux | Gymnoglaux | Ptilopsis | Mimizuku | Bubo | Scotopelia | Strix | Jubula | Lophostrix | Pulsatrix | Surnia | Glaucidium | Xenoglaux | Micrathene | Athene | Aegolius | Ninox | Uroglaux | Sceloglaux | Pseudoscops | Asio | Nesasio
Tyto (Billberg) 1828, Synopsis Faunae Scaniviae, 1, pt.2 (AVES), tab.A (Conspectus Classis AVIUM universalis, secundum), page 2.
Tyto tenebricosa Sooty Owl Gould, John. 1845. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London (PZS), pt 13, no. 149: p80
T. t. arfaki   (Schlegel) 1879. Notes from the Leyden Museum, 1, p. 101.
Tyto multipunctata Lesser Sooty Owl Mathews, Gregory Macalister. 1912. Novitates Zoologicae (Novit. Zool.) 18: p 257.
Tyto inexspectata Minahassa Barn Owl, Minahassa Masked Owl Schlegel, Herman. 1879. Notes from the Leyden Museum. 1, p. 50, 51.
Tyto nigrobrunnea Sula Island Masked Owl, Taliabu Masked Owl
Tyto sororcula Lesser Masked Owl Sclater, Philip Lutley. 1883. Proceedings of the Scientific meetings of the Zoological Society of London for the year 1883 (PZS). Pt.1, p 52-53.
T. s. cayelii   (Hartert) 1900. Novitates Zoologicae, 7, p. 228.
Tyto manusi Manus Masked Owl Rothschild, Lord Lionel Walter, and Hartert, Ernst Johann. 1914. Novitates Zoologicae (Novit. Zool.; British Museum of Natural History, London) 21: p 291-292.
Tyto aurantia New Britain Barn Owl, New Britain Masked Owl Salvadori, Tomaso. 1881, Atti Reale Accademia della Scienze di Torino, 16, pages 94-95.
Tyto novaehollandiae Australian Masked Owl Stephens, James Francis. 1826. General Zoology, or Systematic Natural History/by George Kearsley Shaw (Gen. Zool.[Shaw]) 13, pt. 2: p 61.
T. n. calabyi  
T. n. galei   (Mathews) 1914. South Austalian Ornithologist, 1, pt. 2, p. 12.
T. n. kimberli   (Mathews) 1912. Novitates Zoologicae, 18, p.257, no. 395.
T. n. melvillensis   (Mathews) 1912. Australian Avian Record, 2, p. 35, no. 394 A.
Tyto castanops Tasmanian Masked Owl
Formerly considered a subspecies of Tyto novaehollandiae
Gould, John. 1837. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London (1836) (PZS) pt. 4, no. 48: p 140.
Tyto rosenbergii Celebes Barn Owl, Sulawesi Masked Owl Schlegel, Herman. 1866. Nederlandsch Tijdschrift voor de Dierkunde (Nederl. Tijdschr. Dierk.; Amsterdam) 3: p 181-182.
T. r. pelengensis  
Tyto soumagnei Soumagnes Grass Owl, Madagascar Grass Owl, Madagascar Red Owl
Tyto alba Common Barn Owl Scopoli, Giovanni Antonio. 1769. Annus I-(V) Historio-Naturalis (Annus I Hist. Nat.): p 21-22.
T. a. guttata  
T. a. ernesti   (Kleinschmidt) 1901. Ornithologische Monatsberichte, 9, p. 168.
T. a. affinis   (Blyth) 1852. Ibis, First series, Vol. 4, p. 387-388.
T. a. schmitzi   (Hartert) 1900. Novitates Zoologicae, 7, p. 534.
T. a. gracilirostris  
T. a. detorta  
T. a. thomensis  
T. a. hypermetra   (Grote) 1928. Ornithologische Monatsberichte, 36, p. 79.
T. a. erlangeri  
T. a. stertens   (Hartert) 1929. Novitates Zoologicae, 35, p. 98
T. a. javanica  
T. a. sumbaensis   (Hartert) 1897. Novitates Zoologicae, 4, p. 269-270.
T. a. delicatula   (Gould) 1837, Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, pt.4, No.48 (1836), page 140.
T. a. meeki   (Rothschild & Hartert) 1907. Novitates Zoologicae, 14, p. 446.
T. a. crassirostris   (Mayr) 1935. American Museum Novitates, no.820, p. 3.
T. a. interposita   (Mayr) 1935. American Museum Novitates, no., p.3.ammalia & Ornithology, p. 74.
T. a. lulu  
DNA analysis (as of April 2006) indicates that T.a.lulu is very close to T.a.deliculata from Australia; the genetic distances would not qualify T.a.lulu as a valid subspecies. (M. Wink pers. comm. 27 April 2006).
(Peale) 1848, United States Exploring Expedition, Vol. 8, Mammalia & Ornithology, pages 74-75.
T. a. pratincola   (Bonaparte) 1838. A geographical and comparative list of the birds of Europe and North America, p.7; based on Audubon, 1834, Ornithological Biography, 2, p. 403, pl. 171.
T. a. lucayana   (Riley) 1913. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 26, p. 153-154.
T. a. furcata  
T. a. nigrescens   (Lawrence) 1878. Proceedings of the U.S. National Museum, 1, p. 64-65.
T. a. insularis   (Pelzeln) 1872. Journal fur Ornithologie, 20, p. 23.
T. a. guatemalae   (Ridgway) 1873. Bulletin of the Essex Institute, 5, p. 200.
T. a. contempta   (Hartert) 1898. Novitates Zoologicae, 5, p. 500-501.
T. a. subandeana   (L. Kelso) 1938. Biological Leaflet, no. 9 [not paged].
T. a. hellmayri   (Griscom & Greenway) 1937. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 81, p. 421.
T. a. bargei  
T. a. tuidara  
T. a. punctatissima   (Gould & G.R. Gray, in Gould) 1838, The Zoology of the voyage of HMS Beagle, under the command of Captain Fitzroy, R.N., during the years 1832 to 1836, Part 3, Pl. IV.
T. a. poensis   (Fraser) 1842, Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, pt.10, No.119, pages 189-190.
T. a. bondi   (Parkes & Phillips) 1978. Annals of the Carnegie Museum, 47, p. 486-488.
T. a. niveicauda   (Parkes and Phillips) 1978. Annals of the Carnegie Museum, 47, p. 483-486.
Tyto deroepstorffi Andaman Masked Owl
Formerly considered a subspecies of Tyto alba and originally described as Strix De-Roepstorffi
Hume, Allan Octavian. 1875. Stray Feathers (Str. Feath) 3: p 390-391.
Tyto glaucops Ashy-faced Owl, Hispaniolan Barn Owl Kaup, Johannes Jacob. 1852. Contributions to Ornithology 1848-1852 [Jardine], 6: p 118.
Tyto capensis Common Grass Owl, African Grass Owl Smith, Sir Andrew. 1834. South African Quarterly Journal, Vol. 2, 2nd series, No. 4, part 1, p 317.
Tyto longimembris Eastern Grass Owl
Formerly considered to be conspecific with Tyto capensis
Jerdon, Thomas Claverhill. 1839. Madras Journal of Literature and Science (Madras J. Lit. Sci.; London, Madras) 10: p 86.
T. l. chinensis   (Hartert) 1929. Novitates Zoologicae, 35, p. 104.
T. l. pithecops   (Swinhoe) 1866, Ibis, New series, Vol.2, p 396-397.
T. l. amauronota   (Cabanis) 1872. Journal fur Ornithologie, 20, p. 316.
T. l. walleri   (Diggles) 1865-1876. The Ornithology of Australia, pt. 7 (1866), p. 13.
T. l. baliem   (Ripley) 1964. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History, 19, p. 37-38.
T. l. papuensis   (Hartert) 1929. Novitates Zoologicae, 35, p. 103.
Tyto prigoginei Congo Bay Owl, African Bay Owl, Itombwe Owl
Formerly in genus Phodilus
Schouteden, Henri. 1952. Revue de zoologie et de botanique africaines (Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr.) 46, p 424-428.
Tyto | Phodilus | Otus | Megascops | Pyrroglaux | Gymnoglaux | Ptilopsis | Mimizuku | Bubo | Scotopelia | Strix | Jubula | Lophostrix | Pulsatrix | Surnia | Glaucidium | Xenoglaux | Micrathene | Athene | Aegolius | Ninox | Uroglaux | Sceloglaux | Pseudoscops | Asio | Nesasio