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Barn Owl [American]

Tyto alba [furcata, bargei, punctatissima, insularis or nigrescens] (= Tyto alba furcata) (Temminck, 1827)




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Order:
  Strigiformes
Family:
  Tytonidae
Genus:
  Tyto

Scientific:
  Tyto alba furcata

Citation:
  (Temminck, 1827)

Reference:
  Pl.Col. pl.432

Protonym:
  Strix furcata

Avibase ID:
  6B54759BD35CBE45

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/6B54759B

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 1063593

Geographic range:

  • Tyto alba [furcata or niveicauda]: 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 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)
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English:
Barn Owl [American]
French:
Effraie des clochers [furcata, bargei, punctatissima, insularis ou nigrescens]


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Barn Owl [American] ( Tyto alba [furcata, bargei, punctatissima, insularis or nigrescens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Barn Owl [American] ( Tyto alba [furcata, bargei, punctatissima, insularis or nigrescens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Barn Owl [American] ( Tyto alba [furcata, bargei, punctatissima, insularis or nigrescens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Barn Owl [American] ( Tyto alba [furcata, bargei, punctatissima, insularis or nigrescens])
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
American Barn Owl ( Tyto furcata) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
American Barn Owl ( Tyto furcata) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
American Barn Owl ( Tyto furcata) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
American Barn Owl ( Tyto furcata) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
American Barn Owl ( Tyto furcata) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
American Barn Owl ( Tyto furcata) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
American Barn Owl ( Tyto furcata) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
American Barn Owl ( Tyto furcata) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
American Barn Owl ( Tyto furcata) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
American Barn Owl ( Tyto furcata) [version 5]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
American Barn Owl ( Tyto furcata) [version 5]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Tyto alba

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Other synonyms


German: Amerikaschleiereule
English: American Barn Owl, Barn Owl [American]
French: Effraie d'Amérique, Effraie des clochers (Amérique), Effraie des clochers (furcata), Effraie des clochers [furcata, bargei, punctatissima, insularis ou nigrescens]
Japanese: アメリカメンフクロウ
Scientific: Strix furcata, Tyto alba [furcata, bargei, punctatissima, insularis or nigrescens], Tyto alba furcata, Tyto furcata
Dutch: Amerikaanse Kerkuil
Norwegian: Amerikatårnugle
Polish: płomykówka amerykańska
Portuguese: suindara
Portuguese (Brazil): suindara
Slovak: plamienka americká
Swedish: amerikansk tornuggla
Ukrainian: сипуха американська
Chinese: 美洲仓鸮

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