Tytonidae


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Noun1.Tytonidae - comprising only the barn owlsTytonidae - comprising only the barn owls  
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
genus Tyto, Tyto - type and only genus of the family Tytonidae
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scops, Strix aluco, from Strigidae and Tyto alba from Tytonidae (Kiziroglu, 2009).
Entre las aves residentes, las familias Ardeidae, Tyrannidae, Icteridae, Emberizidae y Rallidae tuvieron el mayor numero de representantes, mientras que las familias Cathartidae, Falconidae, Furnariidae, Jacanidae, Mimidae, Picidae, Podicipedidae, Psittacidae, Threskiornithidae y Tytonidae registraron solo un representante.
Ils sont difficiles a etudier en raison de leur diversite: les ornithologues repartissent les especes taiwanaises en deux familles, celle des Tytonidae (une espece) et celle des Strigidae (12 especes).