Owl, Barn


Name: Owl, Barn

Scientific name: Tyto alba

Type: Owl

Color: Brown,Grey,White

Habitat: Fields

Size: 43cm

Conservation status:

Rare Resident Breeder


Medium-sized, strikingly pale owl, both when perched and in flight with white underparts (suffused ochreous on breast), heart-shaped face with black eyes and ochreous-buff upperparts. No other owl looks similar but note that when seen in car head-lights at night, most owls can look pale.

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