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Eurasian Pygmy Owl - Tiny Predator Out in the Cold

The Eurasian Pygmy Owl is the smallest living owl species in Europe. Its colouring is fairly typical for a temperate zone owl, a brown or sometimes ruddy greyish plumage with white speckles and white/brown breast feathers. These little owls prefer slightly colder climate like the Taiga of Europe and Asia.

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Coruja-preta resgatada em rodovia é tratada no zoológico de Paulínia, SP

Strix owl species huhula - also popularly known as black-owl

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40 Tiny Tattoos That Prove Bigger Isn't Always Better

This lovely little barn owl is superbly accented with watercolor style fill. Barn owls are the most widespread species of owl in the world and are easily recognizable by their heart-shaped snowy white face.

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A-Z List of Owl Species

A-Z list of owl species, with notes about which species are threatened or endangered. Which owls have you seen?

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New owl species is described

A new species of owl discovered in Lombok, Indonesia, has been formally described by scientists. The Rinjani Scops owl (Otus jolandae) was discovered by two separate researchers just days apart in September 2003.

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18 owl species with irresistible faces

Owls have some of the most unforgettable faces in the avian kingdom. With their huge eyes and abundant feathers, owls demand our attention. These 18 species in particular have faces with expressions just begging for a caption.

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Meet the largest owl species in North America

The wingspan of the Great Gray Owl is an impressive 60 inches. And yet, it weighs only 2-3 pounds.

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Meet the largest owl species in North America

This huge gray owl species is the largest, but not in the way you might think.