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  • Korean
    • 금눈쇠올빼미
  • French
    • Cheveche d'Athéna
  • Italian
    • Civetta
  • Catalan
    • Mussol
  • Scientific Names
    • Athene noctua
  • Spanish
    • Mochuelo europeo
  • English
    • Little Owl
  • German
    • Steinkauz
  • Portuguese
    • Mocho-galego
  • Hebrew
    • כוס החורבות

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Recent observations

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Little Owl Athene noctua

Observer

chartuso

Date

August 8, 2005 10:05 PM MDT

Description

second individual on plateau

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Little Owl Athene noctua

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chartuso

Date

August 8, 2005 08:29 PM MDT

Description

active in early morning

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Little Owl Athene noctua

Observer

brunodurand

Date

August 24, 2016 12:37 PM SGT

Description

Little owl and long-eared owl

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Little Owl Athene noctua

Observer

dendzo

Date

June 13, 2016 06:39 PM CEST

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Little Owl Athene noctua

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dendzo

Date

June 9, 2016 08:12 PM CEST

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Little Owl Athene noctua

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dendzo

Date

June 8, 2016 07:38 PM CEST

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Little Owl Athene noctua

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dendzo

Date

June 7, 2016 07:38 PM CEST

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Little Owl Athene noctua

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dendzo

Date

July 16, 2016 03:37 PM CEST

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Little Owl Athene noctua

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dendzo

Date

June 23, 2016 07:59 PM CEST

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Little Owl Athene noctua

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dendzo

Date

June 21, 2016 04:41 PM CEST

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Little Owl Athene noctua

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dendzo

Date

June 20, 2016 07:38 PM CEST

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Little Owl Athene noctua

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dendzo

Date

July 6, 2016 05:36 PM CEST
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Description from Wikipedia

The little owl (Athene noctua) is a bird that inhabits much of the temperate and warmer parts of Europe, Asia east to Korea, and north Africa. It was introduced into the British Isles at the end of the nineteenth century and into the South Island of New Zealand in the early twentieth century.

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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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