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    • 올빼미
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    • Chouette hulotte
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    • Cabrioila
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    • Серая неясыть
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    • Allocco
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    • לילית מצויה
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    • Strix aluco
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

ste

Date

January 19, 2017 01:43 PM CET

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

lella

Date

January 17, 2017 11:11 AM CET

Description

in canto - due individui

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

jacopocerri

Date

January 14, 2017

Description

One individual singing

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Date

July 28, 2016 02:24 AM SAST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

dadou

Date

January 5, 2017 06:08 AM CET

Description

Entendu 3 chants

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

marcorastelli

Date

May 20, 2008

Place

Italy (Google, OSM)

Description

1

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

marcorastelli

Date

May 18, 2010

Place

Italy (Google, OSM)

Description

1

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

marcorastelli

Date

April 13, 1998

Place

Italy (Google, OSM)

Description

0

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

emilianomori

Date

December 21, 2016 10:13 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

emilianomori

Date

December 21, 2016 10:13 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

arnoldwijker

Date

July 29, 2001

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

jakob

Date

November 28, 2016 09:00 PM CET

Place

Hinterhof (Google, OSM)

Description

Heard calling

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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

  • Portugal
    Pouco preocupante (lc) (Source: Livro Vermelho dos Vertebrados de Portugal)
    Pouco Preocupante
Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.
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