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Birds - Eastern Screech-Owl
Class:Aves Order:Strigiformes Family:Strigidae Genus:Megascops


The Eastern Screech-Owl is a very small owl, gray and brown and well camaflouged against a tree - but with yellow eyes. They eat a wide varitey of insects, fish, birds and small mammals. There is not much color difference between the sexes. Eastern Screech-Owl photographed by Nick Varvel.

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