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The hawk owl.

Image ID: 821146

The hawk owl. ([ca. 1890])

Image Details

Image Title

:  The hawk owl.

Published Date

: [ca. 1890]

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 24 x 15 cm. (9 1/4 x 6 in.)


: Printed on border: "One-third natural size." "The hawk owl (Surnia ulula) is the most hawk-like member of the order, both in appearance and habits. The typical form is distributed over Northern Europe and Asia, ranging through Siberia to Kamchatka and Amurland, a few stragglers ranging into Central Europe in the winter. It is represented in North America, To the northward of latitude 40°, by a darker variety (funerea) …" Includes additional ....
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Original Source

: From The new natural history. (New York : Merrill & Baker, ca. 1890) Lydekker, Richard (1849-1915), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- owl

Source Description

: 1 folder (36 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 821146

Record ID

: 716201

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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