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JOHN DEVRIES / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY JOHN DEVRIES / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Eurasian eagle-owl. Close-up of the head of a Eurasian eagle-owl (Bubo bubo) on a rock. This bird is found in parts of Europe, Asia and North Africa. It inhabits mainly wooded areas, steppes and deserts, preferring open country for hunting. It is the largest owl in the world, measuring nearly 70 centimetres in length, and preys on small to mid-size mammals and birds. Photographed in Northumberland, UK.
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