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brown hawk owl

Ninox scutulata

Description:

Dark gray rounded head. Dark chocolate-brown back. Brown-white streaked underparts. White vent. Yellow toes.

Habitat:

Forested area in city park.

Notes:

I'm was extremely excited by this spotting, it's the first time I've seen an owl in my little swath of forest. Enough is enough, I need a longer lens. 300mm is not cutting it anymore.

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3 Comments

charlotte1
charlotte1 4 years ago

So cute

augustgray
augustgray 5 years ago

Yes the eyes are yellow.

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 5 years ago

Nice.. Is the eyes is yelllow?

서울특별시 (Seoul), Republic of Korea

Lat: 37.55, Long: 127.09

Spotted on May 10, 2013
Submitted on May 10, 2013

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