Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus (Pontoppidan, 1763)

Order: Strigiformes Family: Strigidae Status: Vagrant to Madeira

Asio flammeus Biometrics

Wingspan: 95 - 110 cm (Beaman & Madge, 2011)
Total length: 37 - 39 cm (Beaman & Madge, 2011)
Weight: 260 - 350 g (Cardona & Esteban, 2002)

Status

Madeira local status by Romano et al, 2010: Occasional
Madeira local status by Zino et al, 1995: Frequent
Conservation status by the IUCN Red List Categories, 2013: Least Concern ver 3.1

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