Boreal Owl

Other Names: Tengmalm's Owl, Richardson's Owl, Funeral Owl, Sparrow Owl, Pearl Owl

Distribution: boreal forests worldwide.

Description:

Size: 23-30 cm in length.

Plumage:  Brown with white spots above and rust-streaked white below with a buff face. The beak and legs are pale and the eyes are yellow. 

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Boreal Owl

Boreal Owl

Bill Shape
hooked
Regions
alaska
alberta
british columbia
colorado
connecticut
idaho
illinois
iowa
labrador
maine
manitoba
massachusetts
michigan
minnesota
montana
nebraska
new brunswick
new foundland
new hampshire
new mexico
north dakota
northwest territories
nova scotia
ohio
ontario
oregon
pennsylvania
quebec
rhodeisland
saskatchewan
south dakota
utah
vermont
virginia
washington
wisconsin
wyoming
yukon
Tail Shape
rounded-tail
Wing Shape
broad-wings
long-wings
Habitat
Forests
Grasslands
Color
brown
Body Shape
owl
Size
medium
Order
true owls, typical owls - strigidae
typical owls and barn owls - strigiformes
typical owls, "earless owls" - strix
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Bird Species