|Celepuk rinjani (Otus jolandae). Photo : Philippe Verbelen|
Type owl named celepuk rinjani (Otus jolandae) were published in the scientific journal PLoS ONE edition in February 2013 by a joint team of scientists Sweden, Belgium, the United States, and Australia.
According Hanom Bashari, Indonesia Bird Biodiversity Analyst, celepuk rinjani, actually not a stranger to the scientists. The bird was first discovered by a British naturalist, Alfred Everett, in May 1896.