Bengal Eagle owl at Hawking Center in Doddington.
Bengal Eagle Owl Bubo bengalensis
The Indian Eagle-Owl also called the Rock Eagle Owl or Bengal Eagle Owl (Bubo bengalensis) is a species of large horned owl found in South Asia. They were earlier treated as a subspecies of the Eurasian Eagle Owl. They are found in hilly and rocky scrub forests, and are usually seen in pairs. They have a deep resonant booming call that may be heard at dawn and dusk. They are typically large owls, and have “tufts” on their heads. They are splashed with brown, and grey and have a white throat patch with black small stripes.
|Camera:||Canon EOS 450D |
|Recording media:||JPEG (digital)|
|Date Taken:||10 Apr 2011 - 11:37 AM|
|Exposure Mode:||Action (High speed)|
|Flash:||Off, Did not fire|