Eurasian Scops Owl


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Characteristics
Colouring Greyish or rufous-brown body, yellow eyes
Voice Distinctive fluty whistle
Feeds on Large insects
Flight Quick flights with burst of wingbeats
Nesting Tree
Social Family Groups
Eurasian Scops Owl
Eurasian Scops Owl
Also Known As ..
European Scops Owl
Scops Owl
Page Last Updated 3/26/2020 3:45:00 AM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status NT-Near Threatened
Order Strigiformes
Family Strigidae
Species Otus scops
Category Owls
StdName Eurasian Scops Owl
Vital Statistics
Length 7.5 to 8.3 ins
Weight 5.3 to 5.3 ozs
Wingspan 18.5 to 21.3 ins
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape Hooked
Tail Length Short
Distribution (underline = this CommonName used here) YCommon SScarce RRare NNot Seen
Region EUEurope
Region NANorth America
Country CACanada
Country USUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Eurasian Scops Owl (Species=Otus scops / Standard Name=Eurasian Scops Owl)