Short-eared Owl
Singapore Botanic Gardens
01 Dec 1900 (imprecise)


General details
Species
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus
Record ID 997
Date 01 Dec 1900 (imprecise)
Location Singapore Botanic Gardens
Count 1 individual
Date added 25 Oct 2021

Record accepted.

Committee's view
Background
A specimen reportedly collected in December 1900 could not be found by Wang & Hails (2007) in the LKCNHM. Date here is imprecise. The specimen was reportedly initially misidentified as a Long-eared Owl (Wang & Hails, 2007).
Verdict Accepted / Wild (Specimen)

References (see all)
References Wang & Hails, 2007
Wang & Hails (2007) Record is present in source