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Huston-Brumbaugh Nature Center
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Rusty-barred Owl

Strix hylophila

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Identification

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Uniform buffy-brown owl with dark eyes. Mottled brown and white above and lightly barred on the breast. Found in montane, lowland humid and second growth, preferring areas with dense understory. Both sexes give a high-pitched meow and low harsh “grugrugru, grugrugru.”

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