Spotted Owl

Strix occidentalis - Chouette tachetée

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Strigiformes

  • Family
    :

    Strigidés

  • Genus
    :

    Strix

  • Species
    :

    occidentalis

Descriptor

Xántus de Vésey, 1860

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 48 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 518 à 760 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Spotted Owl (Strix occidentalis) is a species of bird in the Strigidae family.

Subspecific information 4 Subspecies

  • Strix occidentalis caurina (s British Columbia. Canada. to n California (USA))
  • Strix occidentalis occidentalis (s California. USA. , n Baja California (Mexico))
  • Strix occidentalis lucida (sw USA to c Mexico)
  • Strix occidentalis juanaphillipsae (c Mexico)

Foreign names

  • Chouette tachetée,
  • Cárabo Californiano,
  • Coruja-pintada,
  • Fleckenkauz,
  • nyugati erdeibagoly,
  • Gevlekte Bosuil,
  • Allocco macchiato,
  • Fläckuggla,
  • Flekkugle,
  • sova škvrnitá,
  • puštík západní,
  • Plettet Natugle,
  • täpläpöllö,
  • gamarús pigallat,
  • puszczyk plamisty,
  • punktainā pūce,
  • Пятнистая неясыть,
  • ニシアメリカフクロウ,
  • 斑林鸮,
  • 山斑點林鴞,

Habitat

Forest : Boreal, Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Dry

Geographic range

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