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    • Eurasian Scops Owl
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Otus scops

Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

October 9, 2014

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Otus scops

Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

October 8, 2014

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Otus scops

Observer

jakob

Date

August 9, 2014

Description

Several individuals heard calling, and no, these were not midwife toads (Alytes obstetricans) as the calls clearly came from high up in the trees.

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Autillo Otus scops

Observer

gemngiscan

Date

June 16, 2014 11:15 PM SAST

Description

Escuchado

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Eurasian Scops Owl Otus scops

Observer

joachim

Date

June 1, 2014 10:00 PM CEST

Place

Sanalvo (Google, OSM)

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Autillo Otus scops

Observer

gemngiscan

Date

June 12, 2014 10:44 PM SAST

Description

Escuchado

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

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Otus scops

Observer

emilianomori

Date

May 29, 2014

Place

verzuolo (Google, OSM)

Description

Howling

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Otus scops

Observer

emilianomori

Date

May 28, 2014

Place

Verzuolo (Google, OSM)

Description

Howling during the day and the night.

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Otus scops

Observer

finrod

Date

May 24, 2014

Description

one scops owl heard calling at about 11pm

Photos / Sounds

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Otus scops

Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

May 17, 2014

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No photos or sounds

What

Otus scops

Observer

finrod

Date

May 3, 2014

Description

1 heard at 5.30am

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eurasian Scops Owl Otus scops

Observer

john11

Date

June 13, 1983

Place

Rovinj (Google, OSM)
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Description from Wikipedia

The European Scops Owl (Otus scops), also known as the Eurasian Scops Owl or just Scops Owl, is a small owl. This species is a part of the larger grouping of owls known as typical owls, Strigidae, which contains most species of owl. The other grouping is the barn owls, Tytonidae.

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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.