Spectacled Owls

Spectacled Owls

Pulsatrix perspicillata

About the Spectacled Owls :

Spectacled owls are one of the largest tropical owl species and have a dark brown back and head, cream belly and ‘spectacles’ made of whitish feathers around their bright yellow eyes.  

Habitat and Distribution

Spectacled owls are found in forests in Central America and northern and central South America.   

Spectacled owls usually pair for life and their chicks stay with them until they are one year old.   

Conservation Status: Common

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