Observations in the Family: Tytonidae

Common Name: Grass Owls or Grasuile, Maskeruile, Nonnetjie-Uile

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Barn owl

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Location: Phillipskop Mountain Reserve
Observed: 9th December 2014
Added: 14th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:8
Comments:0
Description:

This is the best I can do with photographs - we only ever see them flying out from their box once it is dark.

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Barn Owl Lands on my Fist

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Baden Powell Dr, Breede River DC
Observed: 22nd March 2014
Added: 24th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Barn Owl

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Baden Powell Dr, Breede River DC
Observed: 22nd March 2014
Added: 21st November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

In a rehabilitation aviary too.

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Dancing Barn Owls

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Baden Powell Dr, Breede River DC
Observed: 22nd March 2014
Added: 21st November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Terrified Orphans

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Baden Powell Dr, Breede River DC
Observed: 22nd March 2014
Added: 21st November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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Rescued Barn Owl Chick

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Baden Powell Dr, Breede River DC
Observed: 22nd March 2014
Added: 21st November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Volunteer Time

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By: MViljoen
South African National Parks Honorary Rangers
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Location: Eagle Encounters, Spier
Observed: 15th May 2014
Added: 18th November 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Barn Owl, Nonnetjie-Uil

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Location: Morepule PS, Botswana
Observed: 6th October 2014
Added: 12th October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:3
Description:

Cause of death unknown.

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A Room With A View

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By: _vynbos
Custodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: R44, Stellenbosch
Observed: 24th August 2014
Added: 26th August 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:4
Description:

Who lives here?
It's put up for an owl, but which one?
(this pushes the boundaries of a valid Ob. I can delete if useless.)

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Barn Owl

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Unnamed Road, George
Observed: 6th November 2013
Added: 19th June 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Barn Owl

Barn Owl
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Blouberg 2013 restoration site
Observed: 14th October 2013
Added: 7th May 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:5
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Barn Owl

Barn Owl
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Langrietvlei
Observed: 23rd March 2014
Added: 16th April 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
Description:

This flew out of the ruin when I entered: although I only got this photo a few hours later

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A lifetime supply of Barn Owl pellets for some Palaeontologist

A lifetime supply of Barn Owl pellets for some Palaeontologist
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Langrietvlei
Observed: 23rd March 2014
Added: 13th April 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Barn-Owl Greenpoint Urban Park

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Location: Green Point Urban Park
Observed: 22nd November 2013
Added: 23rd November 2013
Identifications:2
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

6 owls have been introduced into the park.

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Botswana Owl

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Location: Chobe Safari Lodge
Observed: 30th June 2013
Added: 9th July 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
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Barn Owl

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By: Niel CilliéNiel Cillié is knowledgeable about BirdsNiel Cillié’s earned reputation in BirdsNiel Cillié’s earned reputation in BirdsNiel Cillié’s earned reputation in Birds
Location: C38, Etosha National Park
Observed: 23rd June 2011
Added: 3rd July 2013
Identifications:2
Agreements:6
Comments:0
Description:

Large head. Pale, almost white with pale brown wings.

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Barn Owl

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Location: D3612, Outapi
Observed: 15th August 2010
Added: 27th June 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
Description:

Accacia Savanna

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owl, barn

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Crocworld Conservation Centre
Observed: 15th June 2013
Added: 17th June 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:8
Comments:1
Description:

Captive rescue.

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Barn Owl

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Location: S95, Kruger National Park
Observed: 29th October 2009
Added: 1st March 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
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Barn Owl

Barn Owl
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Nossob Camp Site Ecotrail
Observed: 19th August 2012
Added: 21st September 2012
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Barn Owl

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: near Heidelberg
Observed: 9th September 2011
Added: 11th September 2011
Identifications:2
Agreements:6
Comments:1
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