World Bird List

Species factsheet
Western Barn Owl (Tyto alba)

Order: Tyto alba
Family: Barn Owls (Tytonidae)

Danske navn: Slørugle

Subspecies and Distribution
Subspecie Distribution
alba nw Africa, w and s Europe to the Balkans
guttata c Europe and e Balkans to the Ukraine
ernesti Corsica and Sardinia
erlangeri Crete and Cyprus through the Middle East to s Iran
schmitzi Madeira
gracilirostris e Canary Is.
detorta Cape Verde Is.
poensis Africa south of the Sahara, Bioko I. (Gulf of Guinea)
thomensis São Tomé I. (Gulf of Guinea)
hypermetra Comoro Is. and Madagascar