Athene noctua

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Noun1.Athene noctua - small European owlAthene noctua - small European owl      
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 Athene, Athene - a genus of Strigidae
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2001: Population dynamics of little owl Athene noctua in Wallonia and its driving forces.
2016: Playback survey trial for the little owl Athene noctua in the UK.
4]reported one single individual of Starling among the prey of the Little Owl Athene noctua in the region of the dam Boughzoul.
Etude de la fragmentation des differents elements sclerotinises et osseux des proies de la Chouette cheveche Athene noctua glaux dans la station de Staoueli et Athene noctua saharae dans la reserve naturelle de Mergueb.
otus, Athene noctua, Bubo bubo, Ketupa zeylonensis, Otus brucei, O.
On the diet of the little owl, Athene noctua, in the Safawi area, eastern Jordan.
Its Latin name, Athene noctua, provides the clue to its status in ancient Greece, where it was considered to be the guide and messenger to Athena, the Greek goddess of love.
The Little Owl Conservation, Ecology and Behaviour of Athene noctua by Dries Van Nieuwenhuyse et al, Cambridge University Press, pb, 31.
The little owl, or Athene noctua, is not much larger than a blackbird and was introduced to Britain from Holland in 1889.
He needs the stewards' help as Athene Noctua (Robert Williams) is awarded the seller from first-home Geega (Nigel/ Kim Tinkler), but it is more straightforward when Echo Chamber (Mark Tompkins) takes the nursery.
2001: Seasonal variations in the diet of the little owl Athene noctua (Scopoli, 1769) in a tilled site on the edge of Venice Lagoon.