Magellanic Horned Owl Facts
Name: Magellanic Horned Owl
Scientific Name: Bubo Magellanicus
Size: It measures between 45 and 55 cm
Rounded body. Its back has plumage with patches of ocher, brown and white. Neck and throat white with ocher ring. It has 2 patches of feathers behind the eyes that seem ears. No apparent sexual dimorphism.
Puts between 2 and 4 eggs in tree or rock holes.
Night Hunter, sharp vision and silent flight.
Carnivore eats rodents.