Long-eared Owl - Asio otus

Search again

Common name: Long-eared Owl

Scientific name: Asio otus

Accession number: 143

Materials: Watercolour on paper

When painted: January 1833

Inscription on reverse: "Long-eared Owl. Strix Otus. From an individual shot near Pifford, Haddingtonshire, and presented by Mr Thomas Henderson. Edinburgh. January 1833. W.McG."

     Asio otus click for larger image