noun Scot·o·pe·lia \ˌskätəˈpēlēə, ˌskōtəˈ-\

Definition of Scotopelia

  1. :  a genus of African owls (family Bubonidae) comprising the fish owls

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Origin and Etymology of scotopelia

New Latin, from Greek skotos darkness + pelios livid; akin to Greek polios gray — more at shadow, fallow

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