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Barn, Cape Verde Barn Owl, Andaman Masked-Owl or Eastern Barn Owl
Tyto [alba, javanica, detorta or deroepstorffi] (= Tyto alba) (Scopoli, 1769)
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Order:
  Strigiformes
Family:
  Tytonidae
Genus:
  Tyto

Scientific:
  Tyto alba

Citation:
  (Scopoli, 1769)

Reference:
  AnnusIHist.-Nat. p.21

Protonym:
  Strix alba

Avibase ID:
  4FF37BF48BB00C3B

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 177851

Geographic range:

  • Tyto alba alba: W and s Europe; w Canary Islands and North Africa
  • Tyto alba guttata: Central Europe east to sw European USSR and ne Greece
  • Tyto alba ernesti: Corsica and Sardinia
  • Tyto alba erlangeri: Crete and Cyprus to sw Iran, ne Egypt and s Arabian Peninsula
  • Tyto alba [affinis or hypermetra]: Sub-Saharan Africa, Zanzibar, Pemba, Madagascar, Comoros
  • Tyto alba schmitzi: Madeira and Porto Santo I.
  • Tyto alba gracilirostris: E Canary Islands (Fuerteventura, Lanzarote and Alegranza)
  • Tyto alba poensis: Bioko (Gulf of Guinea)
  • Tyto alba stertens: Indian subcontinent to n Sri Lanka, sw China and s Thailand
  • Tyto alba thomensis: São Tomé (Gulf of Guinea)
  • Tyto alba furcata: Cuba, Cayman Islands and Jamaica
  • Tyto alba [pratincola or lucayana]: S Canada to n Mexico, Bermuda, Bahamas and Hispaniola
  • Tyto alba [guatemalae or subandeana]: W Guatemala to Panama, Pearl Islands and Colombia
  • Tyto alba bondi: Bay Islands off n Honduras (Roatán and Guanaja)
  • Tyto alba hellmayri: Guianas to n Brazil, Margarita I., Trinidad and Tobago
  • Tyto alba niveicauda: Isle of Pines (off Cuba)
  • Tyto alba contempta: W Colombia to Venezuela, Ecuador and Peru
  • Tyto alba [tuidara or zottae]: Brazil s of the Amazon to Tierra del Fuego and Falkland Is.
  • Tyto alba bargei: Curaçao
  • Tyto alba punctatissima: Galapagos Islands
  • Tyto alba insularis: St. Vincent, Bequia, Union, Carriacou and Grenada
  • Tyto alba nigrescens: Dominica (Lesser Antilles)
  • Tyto javanica javanica: Malay Peninsula to Greater Sundas
  • Tyto javanica sumbaensis: Sumba (Lesser Sundas)
  • Tyto javanica delicatula: Timor to Australia, Solomon Is., Loyalty Is., and Samoa
  • Tyto javanica interposita: N Vanuatu, Santa Cruz Islands and Banks Group
  • Tyto javanica meeki: E New Guinea, Manam and Karkar islands
  • Tyto javanica crassirostris: Tanga I. (Bismarck Archipelago)
  • Tyto detorta: Cape Verde Islands
  • Tyto deroepstorffi: S Andaman Islands
  • Show more...
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Barn, Cape Verde Barn Owl, Andaman Masked-Owl or Eastern Barn Owl
Czech:
  sova pálná
German:
  Schleiereule
Danish:
  Slørugle
Spanish:
  Lechuza Común
Finnish:
  tornipöllö
French:
  Effraie des clochers, E. du Pacifique, E. du Cap Vert ou E. des Andaman
Icelandic:
  Turnugla
Italian:
  Barbagianni comune
Japanese:
  menfukurou
Japanese:
  メンフクロウ
Dutch:
  Kerkuil
Norwegian:
  Tårnugle
Polish:
  płomykówka
Portuguese:
  Coruja-das-torres
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Coruja-da-igreja
Russian:
  Сипуха
Slovak:
  plamienka driemavá
Swedish:
  Tornuggla
Chinese:
  仓鸮


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
   Common Barn-Owl ( Tyto alba)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
   Common Barn-Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
   Common Barn-Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
   Common Barn-Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
   Barn-Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
   Barn-Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
   Barn-Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
   Barn-Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
   Barn-Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Barn, Cape Verde Barn Owl, Andaman Masked-Owl or Eastern Barn Owl ( Tyto [alba, javanica, detorta or deroepstorffi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Barn, Cape Verde Barn Owl, Andaman Masked-Owl or Eastern Barn Owl ( Tyto [alba, detorta or deroepstorffi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Barn, Cape Verde Barn Owl, Andaman Masked-Owl or Eastern Barn Owl ( Tyto [alba, javanica, detorta or deroepstorffi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Barn, Cape Verde Barn Owl, Andaman Masked-Owl or Eastern Barn Owl ( Tyto [alba, javanica, detorta or deroepstorffi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Barn, Cape Verde Barn Owl, Andaman Masked-Owl or Eastern Barn Owl ( Tyto [alba, javanica, detorta or deroepstorffi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Barn, Cape Verde Barn Owl, Andaman Masked-Owl or Eastern Barn Owl ( Tyto [alba, javanica, detorta or deroepstorffi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Barn, Cape Verde Barn Owl, Andaman Masked-Owl or Eastern Barn Owl ( Tyto [alba, javanica, detorta or deroepstorffi])
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
   Barn Owl ( Tyto alba)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Tyto alba [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Tyto [alba or glaucops]

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Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Nonnetjie-uil
Arabic: البومة البيضاء, الهامة
Asturian: Curuxa
Belarusian: Сіпуха
Bulgarian: Забулена сова
Bengali: লক্ষ্মী প্যাঁচা
Breton: Ar gaouenn wenn
Catalan: Òliba
Catalan (Balears): Òliba
Creoles and Pidgins, French-based (Other): chawan
Czech: Sova pálená, sova pálná
Welsh: Aderyn corff, Gwdihŵ, Tylluan wen, Tylluan ysgubor
Danish: Slørugle
German: Schleiereule
Greek: Τυτώ
Greek (Cypriot): Ανθρωποπούλλι
English: African Barn Owl, American Barn Owl, Barn Owl, Barn, Cape Verde Barn Owl, Andaman Masked-Owl or Eastern Barn Owl, Barn-Owl, Cave Owl, Common Barn Owl, Common Barn-Owl, Death Owl, Delicate Owl, Demon Owl, Ghost Owl, Golden Owl, Hissing Owl, Lesser Masked Owl, Monkey-faced Owl, Night Owl, Screech Owl, Silver Owl, White Owl
Esperanto: turstrigo
Spanish: Lechuza, Lechuza Común, Lechuza Común o Blanca, Lechuza de Campanario, Lechuza de Campanario Común, Lechuza ratonera
Spanish (Argentine): Lechuza de campanario
Spanish (Bolivia): Lechuza de campanario
Spanish (Chile): Lechuza
Spanish (Colombia): Lechuza Común
Spanish (Costa Rica): Lechuza ratonera
Spanish (Cuba): Lechuza
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Lechuza Blanca, Lechuza Común
Spanish (Honduras): Lechuza
Spanish (Mexico): Lechuza de Campanario
Spanish (Nicaragua): Lechuza Común
Spanish (Peru): Lechuza de Campanario
Spanish (Paraguay): Lechuza de campanario
Spanish (Uruguay): Lechuza de Campanario, Lechuzón de Campanario
Spanish (Venezuela): Lechuza de Campanario
Estonian: Loorkakk
Basque: Hontza zuria, Òliba
Finnish: Tornipöllö
Faroese: Hjartaugla
French: Chouette effraie, Effraie des clochers, Effraie des clochers, E. du Cap Vert ou E. des Andaman, Effraie des clochers, E. du Pacifique, E. du Cap Vert ou E. des Andaman
Frisian: goudûle
Irish: Scréachóg Reilige
Gaelic: Cailleach-Oidhche Gheal, Comhachag
Galician: Curuxa, curuxa común, Òliba
Guarani: Suinda
Manx: Screeaghag Oie
Haitian Creole French: Frize
Hebrew: תנשמת, תנשמת לבנה
Hindi: Chavu kuruvi
Croatian: Kukuvija
Hungarian: Gyöngybagoly
Indonesian: Burung Serak Jawa, Serak, Serak Jawa
Icelandic: Turnugla
Italian: Barbagianni, Barbagianni comune
Japanese: men-fukurō, menfukurou
Japanese: メンフクロウ
Japanese (Kanji): 面梟
Cornish: Oula ergh, Ula gwyn
Kwangali: Suunsu
Latin: Aluco pratincola, Strix alba, Strix pratincola, Tyto [alba, detorta or deroepstorffi], Tyto [alba, javanica, detorta or deroepstorffi], Tyto alba
Luxembourgish: Tuermeil
Lithuanian: Liepsnotoji peleda, Liepsnotoji pelėda
Latvian: Plîvurpûce
Malagasy: Hekoheko, Heko-heko, Tararaka, Vorondola, Vorondolo
Macedonian: Дамчест був, Забулена утка, Кукавија
Malayalam: വെള്ളി  മൂങ്ങ 
Malay: Burung Jampok Kubur, Burung Jampuk Putih, Burung Pungguk Jelapang, Jampuk Putih
Maltese: Barbagann, Barbaġann
Dutch: Kerkuil
Norwegian: Tårnugle
Sotho, Northern: Leribisi
Polish: Kukulka, kukułka zwyczajna, plomykówka, płomykówka, Płomykówka zwyczajna
Pinyin: cāng-xiāo
Portuguese: coruja das torres, coruja-branca, coruja-católica, Coruja-da-igreja, Coruja-das-torres, coruja-de-igreja, Coruja-rasga-mortalha, mocho-das-cavernas, rasga-mortalha, sondaia, suiná, suinara, Suindara, tuidara, tuinda
Portuguese (Brazil): coruja-branca, coruja-católica, Coruja-da-igreja, coruja-das-torres, coruja-de-igreja, coruja-rasga-mortalha, mocho-das-cavernas, rasga-mortalha, sondaia, suiná, suinara, suindara, tuidara, tuinda
Romansh: Tschuetta velada
Romanian: Striga
Russian: Sipukha, Обыкновенная сипуха, Сипуха, Сипуха - Амбарная сова, Сипуха обыкновенная, Сова сипуха
Slovak: Plamienka driemavá
Slovenian: pegasta sova
Shona: Zizi
Albanian: Huti koqekut, Kukuvajka mjekëroshe
Serbian: kukuvija, kukuvija obicna, kukuvija obična, Кукувија
Sotho, Southern: Sephooko
Swedish: Tornuggla
Swahili: Bundi Babawatoto
Tamil: Koogai Andhai
Thai: นกแสก
Thai (Transliteration): nók sàeek
Turkmen: peçeli baykuş
Tswana: Lerubise
Turkish: Peçeli Baykuş
Tsonga: Xinkhovha
Ukrainian: Сипуха
Vietnamese: Chim Cú lợn, Chim Cú lợn lưng xám, Cú lợn lưng xám
Xhosa: Isikhova
Chinese: 仓, 仓号鸟, 仓鸮, 倉鴞
Chinese (Traditional): 倉鴞
Zulu: isiKhova

 

         

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