View Barn Owl Food Source Pictures. Lanky, with a whitish face, chest, and belly, and buffy upperparts, this owl roosts in hidden, quiet places during the day. A barn owl will usually swallow small prey items whole.
By night, they hunt on buoyant wingbeats in open fields and meadows. Barn owls have ear slits that are uneven to locate the source of sounds better. Common barn owls are threatened by the loss of prey habitat.
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They are often associated with magic and macabre. The barn owl ( tyto alba ) is the most widely distributed species of owl , and one of the most widespread of all birds. Six states declared the species endangered and nine others, worthy of special concern. You will notice that they are serrated which allows them to.