Asio otus

(Long-eared Owl, Hibou moyen-duc, Waldohreule, Búho chico)

Example 1 IMG 8574 (09.12.2012)

Species List

Date unknown
Location unknown
Origin Moulting feather
Age and sex  
Feathers 7th Primary of the left wing (235 mm)
Literature  
English Wikipedia    
Example 2 IMG 8580 (09.12.2012)

Species List

Date 18.08.2002
Location Stölln, District Havelland, Brandenburg (Germany)
Origin Moulting feather found in a forest plantation by Wolfram Wedler
Age and sex  
Feathers 10th Primary of the right wing (227 mm)
Literature  
     
Example 3 IMG 9152 (09.02.2013)

Species List

Date April 1983
Location Motor highway A 9, near Bitterfeld, Sachsen-Anhalt (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the A 9 (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers 4 Primaries of the right wing
Literature  
     
Example 4 IMG 9153 (09.02.2013)

Species List

Date April 1983
Location Motor highway A 9, near Bitterfeld, Sachsen-Anhalt (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the A 9 (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers 6 Primaries of the right wing
Literature  
     
Example 5 IMG 9156 (09.02.2013)

Species List

Date April 1983
Location Motor highway A 9, near Bitterfeld, Sachsen-Anhalt (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the A 9 (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers 6 Secondaries of the right wing
Literature  
     
Example 6 IMG 9157 (09.02.2013)

Species List

Date April 1983
Location Motor highway A 9, near Bitterfeld, Sachsen-Anhalt (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the A 9 (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers 7 Secondaries of the right wing
Literature  
     
Example 7 IMG 9159 (09.02.2013)

Species List

Date April 1983
Location Motor highway A 9, near Bitterfeld, Sachsen-Anhalt (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the A 9 (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers

Right wing: 5 greater coverts (1st row), 3 alula-feathers, and 2 primary coverts (2nd row)

Literature  
     
Example 8 IMG 8675 (25.12.2012)

Species List

Date April 1983
Location Motor highway A 9, near Bitterfeld, Sachsen-Anhalt (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the A 9 (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers 6 Tail-feathers (right side)
Literature  
     
Example 9 IMG 8673 (25.12.2012)

Species List

Date April 1983
Location Motor highway A 9, near Bitterfeld, Sachsen-Anhalt (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the A 9 (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers 6 Tail-feathers (left side)
Literature  
     
Example 10 IMG 8678 (25.12.2012)

Species List

Date April 1983
Location Motor highway A 9, near Bitterfeld, Sachsen-Anhalt (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the A 9 (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers 4 Undertail-coverts (120 - 85 mm) and 3 uppertail-coverts (65 - 52 mm)
Literature  
     
Example 11 IMG 9249 (17.02.2013)

Species List

Date 29.04.1999
Location Tönning, District Nordfriesland, Schleswig-Holstein (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the B 5 (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers Right wing (upper side)
Literature  
     
Example 12 IMG 9251 (17.02.2013)

Species List

Date 29.04.1999
Location Tönning, District Nordfriesland, Schleswig-Holstein (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the B 5 (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers Left wing (upper side)
Literature  
  Asio_otus-  
Example 13 IMG 9250 (17.02.2013)  
Date 29.04.1999
Location Tönning, District Nordfriesland, Schleswig-Holstein (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the B 5 (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers Right wing (underside)
Literature  

Species List

     
Example 14 IMG 9252 (17.02.2013)

Species List

Date 29.04.1999
Location Tönning, District Nordfriesland, Schleswig-Holstein (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the B 5 (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers Left wing (underside)
Literature  
     
Example 15 IMG 9253 (17.02.2013)

Species List

Date 29.04.1999
Location Tönning, District Nordfriesland, Schleswig-Holstein (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the B 5 (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers Tail (upper side)
Literature  
     
Example 16 IMG 9254 (17.02.2013)

Species List

Date 29.04.1999
Location Tönning, District Nordfriesland, Schleswig-Holstein (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the B 5 (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers Tail (underside)
Literature  
     
Example 17 IMG 2933 (19.08.2013)

Species List

Date 27.04.2013
Location Near Pórto Lágos, Eastern Macedonia and Thrace (Greece)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the road from Fanári to Pórto Lágos (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers 4 Primaries (P10 - P7) of the right wing
Literature  
     
Example 18 IMG 2937 (19.08.2013)

Species List

Date 27.04.2013
Location Near Pórto Lágos, Eastern Macedonia and Thrace (Greece)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the road from Fanári to Pórto Lágos (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers 6 Primaries (P6 - P1) of the right wing
Literature  
     
Example 19 IMG 2939 (19.08.2013)

Species List

Date 27.04.2013
Location Near Pórto Lágos, Eastern Macedonia and Thrace (Greece)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the road from Fanári to Pórto Lágos (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers 6 Secondaries (S1 - S6) of the right wing
Literature  
     
Example 20 IMG 2941 (19.08.2013)

Species List

Date 27.04.2013
Location Near Pórto Lágos, Eastern Macedonia and Thrace (Greece)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the road from Fanári to Pórto Lágos (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers 7 Secondaries (S7 - S13) of the right wing
Literature  
  Asio_otus-  
Example 21 IMG 2949 (19.08.2013)

Species List

Date 27.04.2013
Location Near Pórto Lágos, Eastern Macedonia and Thrace (Greece)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the road from Fanári to Pórto Lágos (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers 7 Secondaries (S13 - S7) of the left wing
Literature  
     
Example 22 IMG 2948 (19.08.2013)

Species List

Date 27.04.2013
Location Near Pórto Lágos, Eastern Macedonia and Thrace (Greece)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the road from Fanári to Pórto Lágos (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers 6 Secondaries (S6 - S1) of the left wing
Literature  
     
Example 23 IMG 2945 (19.08.2013)

Species List

Date 27.04.2013
Location Near Pórto Lágos, Eastern Macedonia and Thrace (Greece)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the road from Fanári to Pórto Lágos (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers

6 Primaries (P1 - P6) of the left wing

Literature  
     
Example 24 IMG 2943 (19.08.2013)

Species List

Date 27.04.2013
Location Near Pórto Lágos, Eastern Macedonia and Thrace (Greece)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the road from Fanári to Pórto Lágos (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers

4 Primaries (P7 - P10) of the left wing

Literature  
     
Example 25 IMG 2960 (19.08.2013)

Species List

Date 27.04.2013
Location Near Pórto Lágos, Eastern Macedonia and Thrace (Greece)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the road from Fanári to Pórto Lágos (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers 1 Upperwing-covert and alula-feathers (of both wings)
Literature  
     
Example 26 IMG 2952 (19.08.2013)

Species List

Date 27.04.2013
Location Near Pórto Lágos, Eastern Macedonia and Thrace (Greece)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the road from Fanári to Pórto Lágos (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers

6 Tail-feathers (T6 - T1) of the right side

Literature  
     
Example 27 IMG 2953 (19.08.2013)

Species List

Date 27.04.2013
Location Near Pórto Lágos, Eastern Macedonia and Thrace (Greece)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the road from Fanári to Pórto Lágos (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers

6 Tail-feathers (T1 - T6) of the left side

Literature  
     
Example 28 IMG 2934 (19.08.2013)

Species List

Date 27.04.2013
Location Near Pórto Lágos, Eastern Macedonia and Thrace (Greece)
Origin The bird was found dead at the edge of the road from Fanári to Pórto Lágos (traffic victim).
Age and sex  
Feathers

2 Uppertail-coverts and 3 undertail-coverts

Literature  
     
 Literature R. Brown, J. Ferguson, M. Lawrence, D. Lees, Federn, Spuren und Zeichen der Vögel Europas, 3. Auflage, Aula-Verlag, Wiebelsheim 2003, ISBN 3-89104-666-9, page 244 and 245  
  M. Cieslak, B. Dul, Feathers - Identification for Bird Conservation, Natura Publishing House, Warsaw 2006, page 239-242

R. März, Gewöll- und Rupfungskunde, 3. von Konrad Banz neu bearbeitete Auflage, Akademieverlag Berlin, 1987, ISBN 3-05-500157-5, page 266