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Crested Owl

Lophostrix cristata

Description:

40 cm.; 400 g .. It is medium sized, stylized with finely vermiculated plumage, relatively long tail and short legs, forehead and eyebrows are white and extend like "horns"

Habitat:

Rainforest

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5 Comments

I am so glad.... tnks

ChristyHolland
ChristyHolland 8 years ago

Love it!!

Thanks for the Comments ...Si una increíble y atemorizante mirada....

harsuame
harsuame 8 years ago

Increíble que mirada fascinante

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

Wow, I would think that pretty crest would let his victims know he was coming!

Jonathan Sequeira
Spotted by
Jonathan Sequeira

Alajuela, Costa Rica

Spotted on Feb 29, 2012
Submitted on Mar 22, 2012

Spotted for Mission

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