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Forest owlet

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The forest owlet (Athene blewitti) is an endangered owl that is endemic to the forests of central India. [1]

23 relations: Allan Octavian Hume, Boswellia serrata, Chhattisgarh, Dang District, India, Gujarat, India, K. S. R. Krishna Raju, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Melghat, Mumbai, Nandurbar district, Odisha, Owl, Pamela C. Rasmussen, Purna Wildlife Sanctuary, Richard Meinertzhagen, Satpura Range, South Gujarat, Spotted owlet, Teak, Toranmal, True owl.

Allan Octavian Hume

Allan Octavian Hume, CB ICS (6 June 1829 – 31 July 1912) was a member of the Imperial Civil Service (later the Indian Civil Service), a political reformer, ornithologist and botanist who worked in British India.

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Boswellia serrata

Boswellia serrata is a plant that produces Indian frankincense, Salai, referred to in Sanskrit as shallaki and in Latin as Olibanum Indicum.

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Chhattisgarh (translation: Thirty-Six Forts) is one of the 29 states of India, located in the centre-east of the country.

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Dang District, India

Dang is a district in the state of Gujarat in India.

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Gujarat is a state in Western India and Northwest India with an area of, a coastline of – most of which lies on the Kathiawar peninsula – and a population in excess of 60 million.

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India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.

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K. S. R. Krishna Raju


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Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh (MP;; meaning Central Province) is a state in central India.

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Maharashtra (abbr. MH) is a state in the western region of India and is India's second-most populous state and third-largest state by area.

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Melghat was declared a tiger reserve and was among the first nine tiger reserves notified in 1973-74 under the Project Tiger.

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Mumbai (also known as Bombay, the official name until 1995) is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra.

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Nandurbar district

Nandurbar is an administrative district in the northwest corner (Khandesh Region) of Maharashtra state in India.

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Odisha (formerly Orissa) is one of the 29 states of India, located in eastern India.

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Owls are birds from the order Strigiformes, which includes about 200 species of mostly solitary and nocturnal birds of prey typified by an upright stance, a large, broad head, binocular vision, binaural hearing, sharp talons, and feathers adapted for silent flight.

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Pamela C. Rasmussen

Pamela Cecile Rasmussen (born October 16, 1959) is a prominent American ornithologist and expert on Asian birds.

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Purna Wildlife Sanctuary

Purna Wildlife Sanctuary is a wildlife sanctuary in the Western Ghats mountain range, in the States of Gujarat and Maharashtra, India.

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Richard Meinertzhagen

Colonel Richard Meinertzhagen, CBE, DSO (3 March 1878 – 17 June 1967) was a British soldier, intelligence officer and ornithologist.

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Satpura Range

The Satpura Range is a range of hills in central India.

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South Gujarat

South Gujarat, also known as Dakshin Gujarat (Daxin Gujarat), is a region in Indian state of Gujarat.

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Spotted owlet

The spotted owlet (Athene brama) is a small owl which breeds in tropical Asia from mainland India to Southeast Asia.

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Teak (Tectona grandis) is a tropical hardwood tree species placed in the flowering plant family Lamiaceae.

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Toranmal is a Hill Station in the municipal council of the Nandurbar district in the Indian state of Maharashtra.

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True owl

The true owls or typical owls (family Strigidae) are one of the two generally accepted families of owls, the other being the barn owls (Tytonidae).

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Athene blewitti, Forest Owlet, Forest Spotted Owlet, Forest spotted owlet, Heteroglaux, Heteroglaux blewitti.


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forest_owlet

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