BEOLINGUS
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owls (zoological order) Eulen {pl} (Strigiformes) (zoologische Ordnung) [ornith.]

to carry coals to Newcastle [prov.] Eulen nach Athen tragen; Holz in den Wald tragen [Sprw.]

athene owls (zoological genus) Steinkäuze {pl} (Athene) (zoologische Gattung) [ornith.]

little owl Steinkauz {m} (Athene noctua)

burrowing owl Kaninchenkauz {m}; Kanincheneule {f}; Präriekauz {m}; Prärieeule {f}; Höhleneule {f} (Athene cunicularia)

spotted owlet Brahmakauz {m} (Athene brama)

forest owlet Bändersteinkauz {m}; Blewittkauz {m} (Athene blewitti)

aegolius owls (zoological genus) Aegolius-Käuze {pl} (Aegolius) (zoologische Gattung) [ornith.]

boreal owl; Tengmalm's owl Raufußkauz {m}; Rauhfußkauz {m} (Aegolius funereus)

unspotted saw-whet owl Ridgwaykauz {m} (Aegolius ridgwayi)

northern saw-whet owl Sägekauz {m} (Aegolius acadicus)

buff-fronted owl Südamerikanischer Sägekauz {m}; Gelbstirnkauz {m}; Blaßstirnkauz {m} (Aegolius harrisii)

eared owls (zoological genus) Ohreulen {pl} (Asio) (zoologische Gattung) [ornith.]

striped owl Schreieule {f}; Streifen-Waldohreule {f}; Streifenohreule {f} (Asio clamator)

short-eared owl Sumpfohreule {f} (Asio flammeus)

northern long-eared owl; long-eared owl Waldohreule {f} (Asio otus)

white-necked heron; Pacific heron (old name) Weißhalsreiher {m} (Ardea pacifica)

eagle owls and horned owls (zoological genus) Uhus {pl} (Bubo) (zoologische Gattung) [ornith.]

European eagle owl; Eurasian eagle owl; Northern eagle owl Europäischer Uhu {m} (Bubo bubo)

snowy owl Schnee-Eule {f} (Bubo scandiacus/Nyctea scandiaca)

pharaoh eagle-owl Wüstenuhu {m}; Pharaonenuhu {m} (Bubo ascalaphus)

tyto barn owls (zoological genus) Tyto-Schleiereulen {pl} (Tyto) (zoologische Gattung) [ornith.]

greater sooty owl Rußschleiereule {f}; Rußeule {f} (Tyto tenebricosa)

lesser sooty owl Fleckenrußeule {f} (Tyto multipunctata)

hawk owls; boobook owls (zoological genus) Buschkäuze {pl} (Ninox) (zoologische Gattung) [ornith.]

Tasmanian spotted owl, southern boobook, morepork Neuseeland-Kuckuckskauz {m} (Ninox novaeseelandiae)

little Sumba hawk-owl; little Sumba boobook Kleiner Sumbakauz {m} (Ninox sumbaensis)

true owls; typical owls (zoological family) Eigentliche Eulen {pl} (Strigidae) (zoologische Familie) [ornith.]

barn owls (zoological family) Schleiereulen {pl} (Tytonidae) (zoologische Familie) [ornith.]

common barn owl Gewöhnliche Schleiereule {f} (Tyto alba)

spectacled owls (zoological genus) Brillenkäuze {pl} (Pulsatrix) (zoologische Gattung) [ornith.]

bay owls (zoological genus) Maskeneulen {pl} (Phodilus) (zoologische Gattung) [ornith.]

screech owls (zoologische Gattung) Kreischeulen {pl} (Megascops) (zoologische Gattung) [ornith.]

wood owls; earless owls (zoological genus) Strix-Käuze {pl} (Strix) (zoologische Gattung) [ornith.]

rufous-legged owl; Patagonian barred owl Rotfußkauz {m} (Strix rufipes)

late riser; slugabed; lie-abed; owl [listen] Langschläfer {m}; Langschläferin {f}; Eule {f} [ugs.]

late risers; slugabeds; lie-abeds; owls Langschläfer {pl}; Langschläferinnen {pl}; Eulen {pl}

night person; night owl [coll.]; nighthawk [coll.]; nightbird [coll.] Nachtmensch {m}; Nachteule {f} [ugs.]

night persons; night owls; nighthawks; nightbirds Nachtmenschen {pl}; Nachteulen {pl}

night bird; night owl Nachtvogel {m}; Nachteule {f} [soc.]

night birds; night owls Nachtvögel {pl}; Nachteulen {pl}

to nest [listen] nisten {vi} [zool.]

nesting nistend

nested [listen] genistet

The owls often nest in barns. Eulen nisten oft in Scheunen.

Do not disturb nesting birds. Nistende Vögel darf man nicht stören.

barred owl Streifenkauz {m} [ornith.]

barred owls Streifenkäuze {pl}