tawny owl

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tawny owl

a European owl, Strix aluco, having a reddish-brown or grey plumage, black eyes, and a round head
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2006: Diet of the tawny owl Strix aluco in the Kozjansko region (East Slovenia).
2009: Vertebrates in the diet of the tawny owl Strix aluco in northern Podlasie (NE Poland) --comparison of forest and rural habitats.
Species Common name Aegolius funereus Tengmalm's Owl Strix uralensis Ural Owl Strix aluco Tawny Owl Bubo virginianus Great Horned Owl Nyctea scandiaca Snowy Owl Buteo lagopus Rough-legged Buzzard Circus cyaneus Northern Harrier Accipiter gentilis Goshawk Falco tinnunculus Eurasian Kestral Alopex lagopus Arctic fox Species Literature citations Aegolius funereus Korpimaki (1987, 1989) Strix uralensis Pietiainen (1988), Pietiainen and Kolunen (1993) Strix aluco Southern (1970) Bubo virginianus Houston and Francis (1995) Nyctea scandiaca Portenko (1972) Buteo lagopus Hagen (1969) Circus cyaneus Simmons et al.
Choice of age classes of bank voles Clethrionomys glareolus by pine marten Martes martes and tawny owl Strix aluco in Bialowieza National Park.