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Alexander Lang, 2006

Photographer: Alexander Lang

Location: Barro Colorado Island

Year: 2006

Scientific name: Pulsatrix perspicillata

Common Name: Spectacled Owl

Description: An unsociable bird. Generally nocturnal, with activity normally begining after dusk and continuing to dawn. Roosts singly by day in trees with dense foliage. Most vocal on calm, moonlit nights.

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