Eurasian eagle-owl

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Eurasian eagle-owl
Bubo bubo 3 (Martin Mecnarowski).jpg
Territorial call of male, recorded near Marianka, Slovakia
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Strigiformes
Family: Strigidae
Genus: Bubo
Species:
B. bubo
Binomial name
Bubo bubo
Subspecies

See text.

Bubo bubo distribution map.png
Range of Eurasian eagle-owl
Synonyms
  • Bubo ignavus Forster, 1817
  • Bubo maximus
  • Strix bubo Linnaeus, 1758

The Eurasian eagle-owl (Bubo bubo) is a species of eagle-owl that is found in Eurasia. It is also called the European eagle-owl and in Europe, it is occasionally called an eagle-owl.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. BirdLife International (2016). "Bubo bubo". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2016: e.T22688927A86872241. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22688927A86872241.en.CS1 maint: uses authors parameter (link)
  2. Andrews, P. (1990). Owls, caves and fossils: predation, preservation and accumulation of small mammal bones in caves, with an analysis of the Pleistocene cave faunas from Westbury-sub-Mendip, Somerset, UK. University of Chicago Press.

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