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Thailand Herping Trip Turns Up an Oriental Bay Owl

Awesome Oriental bay Owl, Phodilus badius, we found on a herping trip in Krabi recently. This owl let us get to within 2-3 meters to shoot photos, and didn’t move at all – hence the amazing photo below… Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves Order: Strigiformes Family: Tytonidae Genus: Phodilus Species: P. badius Binomial name – Phodilus badius (Horsfield, 1821)

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