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    • Bubo virginianus
    • Bubo magellanicus
  • English
    • Great Horned Owl
  • Spanish
    • Búho cornudo
    • Ñacurutú
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    • GHOW
  • French
    • grand-duc d'Amérique

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

gbudyk

Date

December 6, 2015 03:30 PM CST

Description

Roosting in a large spruce along an old railway right-of-way.

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

natsmith

Date

May 27, 2016

Description

eBird data.

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Date

August 27, 2016 10:02 AM ICT

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

chartuso

Date

January 11, 2013

Description

show orange eye colour found in this South American subspecies

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

chartuso

Date

May 15, 2015 07:24 AM MDT

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

meshka

Date

March 21, 2008

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

redabbott

Date

August 26, 2016 10:06 AM PDT

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

marykeim

Date

July 19, 2014 12:01 PM EDT

Description

Split Oak Forest Wildlife and Environmental Area, Orange and Osceola Counties, FL July 2014.

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

marykeim

Date

July 19, 2014 12:01 PM EDT

Description

Split Oak Forest Wildlife and Environmental Area, Orange and Osceola Counties, FL July 2014.

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

marykeim

Date

October 4, 2014 10:00 AM EDT

Description

Lower Wekiva River Preserve, Seminole County, FL, October 2014.

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

andybridges

Date

August 23, 2016

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

tweedledee

Date

July 27, 2016 09:30 AM CDT

Description

Juv.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Great Horned Owl, (Bubo virginianus), also known as the Tiger Owl, is a large owl native to the Americas. It is an adaptable bird with a vast range and is the most widely distributed true owl in the Americas.

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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.
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