Athene brama is a stocky and small owl which is 8.3 inches in size whose upperparts are greyish brown covered with large number of whit spots. While the underparts have streaking of brown color. They have yellow iris on pale yellow disc shaped face. Their neckband is supercilium and is white in color. Their sexes are similar in appearance. They have deeply undulation flight. Their prominent form is rather darker than that of paler one such as ‘indica’ that is found in drier regions. Spotted owlet has disc shape face with creamy-buffy texture having concentric circular lines. Its forehead is whitish to yellowish buffy in color. While its eyebrows are curved and white in color. Color of eyes is light yellow to deep yellow or golden yellow. The color of sides of the face are dark brown with contrast of white rear edges. The upper portion of beak is known as cere. The cere is greenish brown of sometimes dusky green. Bill is horny and is greenish brown or sometimes it gets darker or sometimes yellowish from the upper ridge. The sides portion of the head, upper crown and upperparts of the body are earth brown to grey in color and re full of white spots. Upper back portion of neck is called nape. Nape of spotted owl is full of white spots in such a way that it seems like a collar. Its back has larger white spots.