Tytonidae


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Synonyms for Tytonidae

comprising only the barn owls

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No obstante, varias especies de rapaces son conocidas por ser susceptibles al virus de la ENC, entre las que se mencionan a las familias Falconidae, Accipitridae, Aegypiinae, Cathartidae, Tytonidae y Strigidae de America, Asia y Europa (5-7).
Nombre cientifico Nombre comun Familia Orden 1 Egretta caerulea Garza azul Ardeidae Ciconiiformes 2 Pandion haliaetus Aguila pescadora Pandionidae Falconiformes 3 Falco peregrinus Halcon peregrino Falconidae 4 Pardirallus sanguinolentus Gallineta comun Rallidae Gruiformes 5 Columbina minuta Alfarerita Columbidae Columbiformes 6 Tyto alba Lechuza de campanario Tytonidae Strigiformes 7 Chaetura pelagica Vencejo de chimenea Apodidae Apodiformes 8 Euscarthmus meloryphus Mosqueta copetona Tyrannidae 9 Poospiza hispanolensis Dominiqui comun 10 Sporophila Espiguero blanco y luctuosa negro Emberizidae Passeriformes 11 Sporophila obscura Espiguero pardo 12 Sporophila Espiguero pico de peruviana loro 13 Agelaius Tordo cabeza icterocephalus amarilla Icteridae
Barn owls belong to a family of about 15 species, most of them Asian, known as Tytonidae.
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.
Birds of prey belonging to the families Tytonidae and Strigidae to which barn owl and tawny owl respectively belong to at the top of the food chain are attracted to the area where there is plenty of food available.