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In the video, a "dancing" that the "Burrowing Owl" make to look more "bigger" and "dangerous" to your predators and opponents (in the case, me)
I found this specimens in a region of transition between the Cerrado and Atlantic Forest.
About the "dance"... This "dance", (this "moves" in case) are to look more "bigger" and "dangerous". But, the "Burrowing Owl" have some other moves that are to get a "precise perspective on the location and size of a potential threat". And, the Birds (especially Owls) don't have so much the "submission thing" like the reptiles (not with possible predators, at least; just with same species/partner). In case, the Female, saw me and my camera like a threat, and start to "dance" to look more "bigger" and "dangerous" to me.
Spotted on Nov 27, 2013
Submitted on Nov 27, 2013
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