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Great Grey Owl

Strix nebulosa (Forster,JR, 1772)

Бородатая неясыть | Сақалды жапалақ

2015-10-10
Lebiazhie village. Northern Kazakhstan.
© Andrey Krasnikov

Distribution

Breeds on Altai at ridges Altaiskiy Tarbagatay and Southern Altai.

Biology

Very rare resident. Inhabits cedar-larch forests with crags up to 1800 m. Breeding in separate pairs in old nests of other birds. Clutches of 3-5 eggs. Brood of three juveniles recorded 27 August 1987.

Subspecies

Strix nebulosa lapponica (Thunberg, 1798)

References

Gavrilov E. I., Gavrilov A. E. "The Birds of Kazakhstan". Almaty, 2005. Э.И.Гаврилов. "Фауна и распространение птиц Казахстана". Алматы, 1999. В.К.Рябицев. "Птицы Урала, Приуралья и Западной Сибири". Екатеринбург, Изд-во Уральского университета, 2000.

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subspecies

Strix nebulosa lapponica
(Thunberg, 1798)

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