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Synonyms for Tytonidae

comprising only the barn owls

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Owls are nocturnal birds and apex predators, grouped into two families namely Strigidae and Tytonidae. The family Strigidae is represented by 19 species and the family Tytonidae by a single species, in Pakistan.
(1989) Ectoparasitie fly Carnus hemapterus (Diptera: Carnidae) in a nesting population of common Barn-owls (Strigiformes: Tytonidae).
Vertebrados depredados por Tyto alba (Aves: Tytonidae) en las proximidades del rio Corintos (provincia del Chubut, Argentina).
Also, when studying a population or community of shrews it might be of interest to document the proportion of individuals of a particular taxon occurring in owl (Strigidae and Tytonidae) pellets according to sex and age classes (Longland and Jenkins, 1987) and relate this to the occurrence of those particular sex and age classes in the extant populations of those taxa or communities.
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. Biologists distinguish between barn owls and "typical" owls, such as great horned and barred owls, which are members of the Strigiformes family.
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.
BRUCE, M.D., 1999.--Family Tytonidae (Barn Owls): 34-75 (en) DEL HOYO, J., ELLIOT, A.
Los restos hallados en egagropilas corresponden a acumulaciones en su mayoria generadas por las aves estrigiformes Tyto alba (Tytonidae), Athene cunicularia y Bubo magellanicus (Strigidae).
scops, Strix aluco, from Strigidae and Tyto alba from Tytonidae (Kiziroglu, 2009).
(%) Biomasa (1) Leporidae 23 33.33% 83.87% Sciuridae 1 1.45% 2.04% Mephitidae 1 1.45% 5.82% Cricetidae 6 8.70% 1.93% Heteromydae 35 50.72% 3.94% Geomydae 1 1.45% 0.24% Tytonidae 2 2.90% 2.17% Cathartidae 0 0.00% 0.00% Columbidae 0 0.00% 0.00% Charadridae 0 0.00% 0.00% Squamata 0 0.00% 0.00% 69 100% 100.00% Territorios activos (7) n F.R.