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Northern Boobook Ninox japonica
|Date||01 Nov 2021|
|Location||Blk 23 Ghim Moh|
|Date added||07 Nov 2021|
|A crashed bird that was donated to the National University of Singapore Avian Evolution Lab. Morphometrics taken by Tan Yen Yi (see eBird checklist) as follows: Wing chord: 224 mm, Tail: 119 mm. Long wing length, as well as the wing:tail ratio of 1.88, points to a Northern Boobook.|
|Vote results||This record was not put through a formal vote, but all members of the committee evaluated and verified the record.|
|Verdict||Accepted / Wild (Verifiable)|