Short-eared Owl

Short-eared Owl

Summary:

Literature Short-eared Owl
[order] Strigiformes |

Short-eared Owl determination[order] Strigiformes | [family] Strigidae | [latin] Asio flammeus | [UK] Short-eared Owl | [FR] Hibou des marais | [DE] Sumpfohreule | [ES] Lechuza Campestre | [IT] Gufo di palude | [NL] Velduil


Subspecies and global distribution

  1. Asio flammeus ponapensis e Caroline Is.
  2. Asio flammeus sandwichensis Hawaiian Is.
  3. Asio flammeus sanfordi Falkland Is.
  4. Asio flammeus suinda s Peru and s Brazil to Tierra del Fuego
  5. Asio flammeus pallidicaudus Venezuela, Guyana and Suriname
  6. Asio flammeus galapagoensis Galapagos Is.
  7. Asio flammeus bogotensis Colombia, Ecuador and nw Peru
  8. Asio flammeus portoricensis Puerto Rico
  9. Asio flammeus domingensis Hispaniola
  10. Asio flammeus cubensis Cuba
  11. Asio flammeus flammeus North America, Europe, n Africa and n Asia
  12. Asio flammeus Worldwide widespread except AU

Literature

Title
Moonlight’s influence on predator/prey interactions between short-eared owls (Asio tlammeus) and deermice (Peromyscus maniculatus)
Author(s): Jennifer A. Clarke
Abstract: This study examines the effect of moonlight intensity on deermouse (Peromyscus maniculatus) vulnerability to predation by short-eared owls (Asio flammeus). Three nocturnal light intensities, labeled new moon, quarter moon, and full moon, were simulat..[more]..
Source: Behav Ecol Sociobiol (1983) 13:205-209
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All of Strigidae

  1. Boreal Owl
  2. Aegolius funereus
  1. Eagle owl
  2. Bubo bubo
  1. Eagle-Owl
  2. Bubo bubo
  1. Great Grey Owl
  2. Strix nebulosa
  1. Little Owl
  2. Athene noctua
  1. Long-eared Owl
  2. Asio otus
  1. Pygmy-Owl
  2. Glaucidium passerinum
  1. Scops-Owl
  2. Otus scops
  1. Short-eared Owl
  2. Asio flammeus
  1. Snowy Owl
  2. Nyctea scandiaca
  1. Tawny Owl
  2. Strix aluco
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