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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

speedy

Date

October 23, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

October 8, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

finrod

Date

October 5, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

heard during a night survey

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Cárabo Strix aluco

Observer

gemngiscan

Date

August 27, 2014 09:22 PM SAST

Description

Oído le contesta otro algo más lejos.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Tawny Owl (Strix aluco) Strix aluco

Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

August 17, 2014 05:54 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

yuchingtam

Date

May 25, 2014

Place

Taiwan (Google, OSM)

Tags

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

archiverde

Date

June 8, 2013

Description

Recuerdo la cabeza abultada en vuelo.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Tawny owl Strix aluco

Observer

petemella

Date

July 10, 2014 08:47 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

badgerseye

Date

June 21, 2014

Place

SG11 1BX (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

petemella

Date

May 23, 2011

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

chamaeleo

Date

May 13, 2014 12:13 AM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

14206889120_ae2e50861b_s

What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

Tiggrx

Date

May 11, 2014

Description

Juvenile.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Tawny Owl or Brown Owl (Strix aluco) is a stocky, medium-sized owl commonly found in woodlands across much of Eurasia. Its underparts are pale with dark streaks, and the upperparts are either brown or grey. Several of the eleven recognised subspecies have both variants. The nest is typically in a tree hole where it can protect its eggs and young against potential predators. This owl is non-migratory and highly territorial. Many young birds starve if...

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.