Long-eared Owl – Natural Bird Sound

Long-eared Owl – Natural Bird Sound

The long-eared owl, also known as the northern long-eared owl or, more informally, as the lesser horned owl or cat owl, is a medium-sized species of owl with an extensive breeding range.

The scientific name is from Latin. The genus name Asio is a type of eared owl, and otus also refers to a small, eared owl.

Distribution: Breed in Siberia and northeastern China; migrate to the Korean Peninsula, Japan, North and South China, Taiwan and other regions in winter.

Video Source: 長耳鴞/Long-eared Owl from Chuenguey Hwang on Youtube CC BY