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  • French
    • Chouette de Tengmalm
  • Italian
    • Civetta capogrosso
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    • Mussol pirinenc
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    • Aegolius funereus
  • English
    • Boreal Owl
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • BOOW
  • Portuguese
    • Mocho-funéreo

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Recent observations

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Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus

Observer

charley

Date

January 19, 2005

Description

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Tengmalm's Owl Aegolius funereus ssp. funereus

Observer

stephen54

Date

September 21, 1996 05:46 PM UTC

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Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus

Observer

danshuurman

Date

June 22, 2016 06:05 PM EDT

Description

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

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Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus

Observer

birdfly

Date

October 29, 2016 11:28 PM CEST

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Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus

Observer

heatherpickard

Date

the past

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Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus

Observer

chartuso

Date

February 14, 2010 06:57 PM MST

Place

Canada (Google, OSM)

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Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus

Observer

chartuso

Date

April 11, 2009

Description

another singing male

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owl

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Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus

Observer

chartuso

Date

April 11, 2009

Description

singing male in jack pine

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Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus

Observer

chartuso

Date

February 3, 2013 11:24 AM MST

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Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus

Observer

chartuso

Date

February 10, 2005 12:30 PM MST

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Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus

Observer

chartuso

Date

February 9, 2001

Description

1 of 4 found on this day.

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Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus

Observer

chartuso

Date

February 9, 2001

Description

1 of 4 found on this day.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Boreal Owl (Aegolius funereus) is a small owl. It is also known as the Tengmalm's Owl after Swedish naturalist Peter Gustaf Tengmalm. Other names for the owl include Richardson's Owl, Funeral Owl (latin: funereus), Sparrow Owl, and Pearl Owl (Finnish: helmipöllö and Swedish: pärluggla). 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.
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