HASSING TAXIDERMY

mounted rufous-legged owl

Strix rufipes

Description

The rufous-legged owl lives on the west coast of South America. This medium-sized owl has distinctive orange-brown legs. Rufous-legged owls live in dense, moist mountain forests and semi-open lowland forests. They hunt small mammals, birds and insects at night. When the rufous-legged owl raises its voice, it produces a rapid grunt, followed by high-pitched nasal sounds.

Additional information

Dimensions 21 × 14 × 39 cm

mounted rufous-legged owl

Strix rufipes

Description

The rufous-legged owl lives on the west coast of South America. This medium-sized owl has distinctive orange-brown legs. Rufous-legged owls live in dense, moist mountain forests and semi-open lowland forests. They hunt small mammals, birds and insects at night. When the rufous-legged owl raises its voice, it produces a rapid grunt, followed by high-pitched nasal sounds.

Additional information

Dimensions 21 × 14 × 39 cm