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brown hawk owl

Ninox scutulata


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


Forested area in city park.


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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charlotte1 4 years ago

So cute

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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