Strix aluco


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Noun1.Strix aluco - reddish-brown European owl having a round head with black eyesStrix aluco - reddish-brown European owl having a round head with black eyes
bird of Minerva, bird of night, owl, hooter - nocturnal bird of prey with hawk-like beak and claws and large head with front-facing eyes
genus Strix, Strix - owls lacking ear tufts
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Reversed sexual dimorphism in Tawny Owls, Strix aluco, correlates with duty division in breeding effort.
2000: Diet shifts of the tawny owl Strix aluco in central and northern Italy.
Diet of tawny owl Strix aluco was studied in gardens of National Agronomical Institute of El Harrach during 1996 and 1997 and that of barn owl Tyto alba in Jardin d'Essai of Hamma in 1997.
In turn, Accipiter gentilis and Strix aluco had their highest abundance in the middle of the study period, as indicated by positive correlations with Axis 2 (r = 0.