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    • Otus scops
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    • Eurasian Scops Owl
    • European Scops-Owl
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    • Autillo Europeo
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    • Zwergohreule
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Recent observations

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What

Eurasian Scops Owl Otus scops

Observer

paulcools

Date

May 4, 2009

Tags

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Assiolo Otus scops

Observer

ssarrocco

Date

May 9, 2015 09:08 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Otus scops

Observer

enricoschifani

Date

May 3, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

What

Otus scops

Observer

finrod

Date

April 16, 2015

Description

one heard calling at about 11pm

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Otus scops

Observer

finrod

Date

April 15, 2015

Description

1 heard

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Autillo Otus scops

Observer

gemngiscan

Date

April 2, 2015 11:48 PM CEST

Description

Escuchado

Tags

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Otus scops

Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

October 9, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Otus scops

Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

October 8, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

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.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Autillo Otus scops

Observer

gemngiscan

Date

June 16, 2014 11:15 PM SAST

Description

Escuchado

Photos / Sounds

What

Eurasian Scops Owl Otus scops

Observer

joachim

Date

June 1, 2014 10:00 PM CEST

Place

Sanalvo (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Autillo Otus scops

Observer

gemngiscan

Date

June 12, 2014 10:44 PM SAST

Description

Escuchado

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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.