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What is a common name for Barn Owl?


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2010-04-23 13:07:48
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A common name for the Barn Owl is Barn Owl or just Owl. The scientific name is Tyto alba.

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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 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)

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'.

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Scientific name of the Barn Owl is Tyto alba

The male barn owl find foods for the female barn owl.

There are 2 species of owl in Hawaii. The endemic "Pueo" short-eared owl, and the introduced common barn owl. The common barn owl is also referred to as "white owl", and was introduced to Hawaii in 1958. ref:

The Common owl and the barn owl are the exact same thing just different names. One more specific than the other

The common Barn Owl is not named after or directly having to do with barns. The following link will offer some information pertaining to the Barn Owl:

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Barn Owls are often found referred to as "Common Barn Owls." Some types of owls that are referred to as a "Barn Owl" include White Owls, Silver Owls, Ghost Owls, and Stone Owls.

No, barn owls are a part of a different family of owls, Tytonidae, while barred owls are a part of strigidae family. Barred Owl (Strix Varia) Common Barn Owl (Tyto Alba)

no a barn owl would be a mammal

it is barn owl throw up

Pygmy Owls are one of the smallest breeds. The Barn Owl is the most common owl. The Eagle Owl is the biggest owl.

Owls (birds of the order Strigiformes)are divided into two main groups:Strigidae: typical owls such as Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus)Tytonidae: barn owls such as the common Barn Owl (Tyto alba)The Northern Spotted Owl is Strix occidentalis caurina.The Snowy Owl is Bubo scandiacus.

The term "barn owl" is the common name for this bird. "Tyto alba" is the Latin name. Since many people might call the same bird by different common names, the Latin name ensures there is no confusion as to what bird is being discussed.

No. The snowy owl is Nyctea Scandiaaca, and the barn owl is Tyto Alba.

A Barn Owl is known as Tyto Alba. Barn Owls are also called White Owl, Silver Owl, Demon Owl, Ghost Owl, Death Owl, Night Owl, Rat Owl, Church Owl, Cave Owl, Stone Owl, Monkey-faced Owl, Hissing Owl, Hobgoblin or Hobby Owl, Dobby Owl, Golden Owl, Scritch Owl, Screech Owl, Straw Owl, Barnyard Owl and Delicate Owl.

the competiton of he barn owl is the other owls.

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