family Strigidae


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Noun1.family Strigidae - a family of nocturnal birds of the order Strigiformes
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
genus Athene, Athene - a genus of Strigidae
genus Bubo, Bubo - a genus of Strigidae
genus Strix, Strix - owls lacking ear tufts
genus Otus, Otus - a genus of Strigidae
genus Surnia, Surnia - a genus of hawk-like owls
Asio, genus Asio - a genus of European owls
genus Sceloglaux, Sceloglaux - a genus of Strigidae
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erythrophthalmus (Wilson), I O black-billed cuckoo Crotophaga sulcirostris Swainson, I R groove-billed ani Order Strigiformes (owls) Family Tytonidae (barn owls) Tyto alba (Scopoli), barn owl I R Family Strigidae (typical owls) Aegolius acadicus (Gmelin), I R northern saw-whet owl Asio flammeus (Pontoppidan), I R short-eared owl A.