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Megascops flammeolus
Owlet Owl"et, n. [Dim. of owl. Cf. Howlet.] (Zo["o]l.) A small owl; especially, the European species (Athene noctua), and the California flammulated owlet (Megascops flammeolus). Owlet moth (Zo["o]l.), any noctuid moth.
Scops asio
Screech Screech, n. A harsh, shrill cry, as of one in acute pain or in fright; a shriek; a scream. Screech bird, or Screech thrush (Zo["o]l.), the fieldfare; -- so called from its harsh cry before rain. Screech rain. Screech hawk (Zo["o]l.), the European goatsucker; -- so called from its note. [Prov. Eng.] Screech owl. (Zo["o]l.) (a) A small American owl (Scops asio), either gray or reddish in color. (b) The European barn owl. The name is applied also to other species.
Scops giu
Scops owl Scops" owl` [NL. scops, fr. Gr. ? the little horned owl.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of small owls of the genus Scops having ear tufts like those of the horned owls, especially the European scops owl (Scops giu), and the American screech owl (S. asio).
Scops owl
Scops owl Scops" owl` [NL. scops, fr. Gr. ? the little horned owl.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of small owls of the genus Scops having ear tufts like those of the horned owls, especially the European scops owl (Scops giu), and the American screech owl (S. asio).
Scopster
Scopster Scop"ster, n. The saury. [Prov. Eng.]

Meaning of Scops from wikipedia

- historical persons, and scop is used, for the most part, to designate oral poets within Old English literature. Very little is known about scops, and their historical...
- Indian scops owl (O. bakkamoena). The name is derived from the Latin word otus and the Gr**** word "otos" meaning eared owl. The generic name Scops that...
- The Eurasian scops owl (Otus scops), also known as the European scops owl or just scops owl, is a small owl. This species is a part of the larger grouping...
- The Karthala scops owl (Otus pauliani), also known as the Grand Comoro scops owl or Comoro scops owl, is a small, scops owl endemic to the island of Grande...
- The Anjouan scops owl (Otus capnodes) is an owl endemic to the island of Anjouan in the Comoro Islands. The Anjouan scops owl occurs in grey and rufous...
- collared scops owl is a common breeding bird in forests and other well-wooded areas. It nests in tree hollows, laying 3-5 eggs. The collared scops owl is...
- The Indian scops owl (Otus bakkamoena) is a resident species of owl native to South Asia. This species formerly included the collared scops owl (Otus lettia)...
- dark eyes, which differentiate it from the reddish scops, mountain scops, Oriental scops and Rajah scops owls. It lives on the Malay Peninsula, Singapore...
- The oriental scops owl (Otus sunia) is a species of scops owl found in eastern and southern Asia. This is a small, variable plumaged, yellow e**** owl with...
- pallid scops owl (Otus brucei) is a small scops owl ranging from the Middle East to West and Central Asia, sometimes called the striated scops owl. The...
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