[order] Strigiformes | [family] Strigidae | [latin] Otus scops | [UK] Scops-Owl | [FR] Petit-duc scops | [DE] Zwergohreule | [ES] Autillo Común | [IT] Assiolo comune | [NL] Dwergooruil
Distribution, density, diet and productivity of the Scops Owl Otus scops in the Italian Alps
Author(s): LUIGI MARCHESI & FABRIZIO SERGIO
Abstract: The Scops Owl Otus scops is probably the least known European owl. We surveyed Scops Owls in the Trento region (6200 km2) of the central-eastern Italian Alps between 1995 and 2003 and we intensively monitored a subpopulation in a 50-km2 plot between ..[more]..
Source: Ibis 147 (1), 176-187
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