Pel's Fishing Owl (Scotopelia peli)
Pel's Fishing Owl (Scotopelia peli), Olifants River, Kruger National Park, South Africa
The Pel's fishing owl (Scotopelia peli) is a large species of owl in the family Strigidae. The species is found in Africa and lives near rivers and lakes. It feeds nocturnally on fish and frogs snatched from the surface of lakes and rivers.