It depends on which type of barn owl you are talking about. If you mean the common barn owl, then the scientific name is "tyto alba". All barn owl species begin with "tyto".
"Tyto alba" is the Latin name for the Barn Owl.
No but there is a very common ( in North America) owl species called the barn owl which may choose to live in a shed, or a barn as its name suggests. In other words, no.
The Genus for the Barn owl is Tyto and the species is Tyto Alba. These common barn owls produce a high-pitched scream.
the common barn owl
The species name is Tyto Alba, however there are multiple subspecies of Tytos, so if you are referring to the Common Barn Owl, it would be Tyto Alba Alba.
COMMON NAMEbarn owl, golden owl, white owl, monkey-faced owlKINGDOMAnimaliaPHYLUMChordataCLASSAvesORDERStrigiformesFAMILYStrigidaeGENUS SPECIESTyto (night owl) alba (white)
usually, a barn owl's habitat is a barn, as in its name, but they can also live in trees.
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Silver Owl' is another name for a barn owl. There is plenty of folklore that surrounds barn owls. Some other nicknames for the barn owl are 'demon owl' and 'death owl'.
There are many subspecies, but the barn owl is called Tyto Alba scientifically.
Scientific name of the Barn Owl is Tyto alba