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Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

th0th

Date

May 5, 2015

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Tawny Owl Strix aluco

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paulcools

Date

May 14, 2015

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enricoschifani

Date

April 14, 2015

Place

Mondello (Google, OSM)

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No photos or sounds

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Tawny Owl Strix aluco

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sara4

Date

April 5, 2015

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Tawny Owl Strix aluco

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evahedstrom

Date

April 3, 2015

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sindic

Date

the past

Description

Year 1989

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arodris

Date

March 13, 2015

Description

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torsten

Date

March 14, 2015

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Square

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Tawny Owl Strix aluco

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speedy

Date

February 27, 2015

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Tawny Owl Strix aluco

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arodris

Date

February 19, 2015

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No photos or sounds

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Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

jessjessfisher

Date

January 22, 2015 09:29 PM UTC

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Square

What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

devastazyon

Date

November 28, 2014 12:45 AM CET
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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.