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Burrowing Owl

Athene cunicularia

Description:

The Burrowing Owl (Athene cunicularia) is a tiny but long-legged owl found throughout open landscapes of North and South America. Burrowing Owls can be found in grasslands, rangelands, agricultural areas, deserts, or any other open dry area with low vegetation

Habitat:

Grasslands

Notes:

I found this amazing creature among other three specimens, however I only took shots of one of them.

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4 Comments

Nimbid Ditavi
Nimbid Ditavi 8 years ago

Note: the nest this species do are really similar to the ones the prairie dogs make.

Nimbid Ditavi
Nimbid Ditavi 8 years ago

Thanks harsuame!

harsuame
harsuame 8 years ago

fant√°sticas series::

Nimbid Ditavi
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Nimbid Ditavi

Villavicencio, Meta, Colombia

Spotted on Dec 30, 2012
Submitted on Jan 4, 2013

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