Bubo Dumeril 1806 (eagle-owl)

Aves - Strigiformes - Strigidae

Synonym: Nyctea Stephens 1826

Parent taxon: Strigidae according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also Lambrecht 1933, Schultz and Howard 1935, Shufeldt 1891 and Umanskaya 1979

Sister taxa: Aegolius, Asio, Athene, Ciccaba, Glaucidium, Grallistrix, Ketupa, Margarobyas, Mascarenotus, Megascops, Micrathene, Necrobyas, Ninox, Oraristrix, Ornimegalonyx, Otus, Sceloglaux, Speotyto, Strigogyps, Strix, Surnia

Subtaxa: Bubo africanus Bubo arvernensis Bubo bubo Bubo incertus Bubo insularis Bubo leguati Bubo poirrieri Bubo scandiacus Bubo sinclairi Bubo sumatranus Bubo virginianus

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Ecology: volant carnivore-insectivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the Congo-Kinshasa (1 collection), France (1), Greece (2), Hungary (1), Italy (6), Malaysia (1), Monaco (1), Peru (1), Portugal (1), South Africa (1), Spain (1), Tanzania (1), the United Kingdom (4), United States (22: California, Colorado, Florida, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Virginia, Wyoming), Venezuela (1)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of France (1)

• Pliocene of Hungary (2), Tanzania (2)

• Miocene to Pleistocene of Ukraine (1)

Total: 51 collections including 56 occurrences

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