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Congo Bay Owl
Alternative names: African Bay-Owl; Itombwe Owl
Itombwe in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
This is a poorly known species: including sight records and specimens, this species has been seen four times.
Second specimen in 50 years was ringed in the mountains of eastern DRC in 1996.
It has been suggested that genus Tyto would be more appropriate for this species.
Montane gallery forest and slopes with bushes and grass above this habitat.
Little known -- apparently nocturnal.
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