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flammulated owl Line breaks: flam|mu¦lated owl
Pronunciation: /ˈflamjʊleɪtɪd/

Definition of flammulated owl in English:


A small reddish-grey migratory American owl which sometimes occurs in loose colonies.
  • Otus flammeolus, family Strigidae
Example sentences
  • The four species of owls divide into two strongly supported clades, corresponding to the widely accepted bifurcation of the owls into two families, Tytonidae (bay owl, barn owl) and Strigidae (flammulated owl, hawk owl).
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