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Eurasian Eagle-Owl

Bubo bubo sibiricus (Gloger, 1833)

Обыкновенный филин | Үкі

2013-11-15
Oktybrskoe
© Aleksandr Putilin

Description

The lightest race. Background colour is buffy-whitish. Dark pattern on upper- and under-parts is slightly expressed and has black-brownish colour. Wing coverts and scapulars have well expressed large whitish spots. Dark pattern on upperparts (head, back and shoulders) considerably reduced. Male wing length 438-465 (451), female 472-515 (492) mm.

Distribution

Occurs in winter at Northern Kazakhstan, in south probably to Kurgaldzhino.

References

"Птицы Казахстана" том 2. "Наука". Алма-Ата, 1962.
Э.И.Гаврилов. "Фауна и распространение птиц Казахстана". Алматы, 1999.
Gavrilov E. I., Gavrilov A. E. "The Birds of Kazakhstan". Almaty, 2005.

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relative taxons

Bubo bubo
(Linnaeus, 1758)
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Bubo bubo ruthenus
(Zhitlov et Buturlin, 1906)
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Bubo bubo yenisseensis
(Buturlin, 1911)
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Bubo bubo turcomanus
(Eversmann, 1835)
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Bubo bubo omissus
(Dementiev, 1933)
Bubo bubo hemachalanus
(Hume, 1873)
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