Northern Boobook
Blk 23 Ghim Moh
01 Nov 2021


General details
Species
Northern Boobook Ninox japonica
Record ID 10017
Date 01 Nov 2021
Location Blk 23 Ghim Moh
Count 1 individual
Date added 07 Nov 2021

Record accepted.

Committee's view
Background
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)

References (see all)
References eBird

Photo credit: Tan Yen Yi