Tytonidae


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Tytonidae

[tī′tän·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The barn owls, a family of birds in the order Strigiformes distinguished by an unnotched sternum which is fused to large clavicles.
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30 CUCULIDAE Coccyzus americanus (Mb-e) 27 TYTONIDAE Tyto alba 20, 28 STRIGIDAE Bubo virginianus 25 Athene cunicularia 7 CAPRIMULGIDAE Caprimulgus longirostris (Ma-p) 24 APODIDAE Aeronautes andecolus 7, 9, 12, 14, 16, 22, 23, 27, 29 TROCHILIDAE Colibri coruscans (M-alt.
A complete ophthalmic examination was performed, and IOP was assessed in 2 positions, upright and dorsal recumbency, in 237 birds belonging to the families Accipitridae, Falconidae, Strigidae, and Tytonidae.