POWERFUL OWL FACTS
The Powerful Owl is a large owl with yellow eyes. It is dark brown above mottled and barred whitish. It is white below with grey-brown v-shaped markings. The feet are yellowish. Immatures are paler with heavier white barring and white face with darker eye patches.
dense mountain gullies, coastal forests and woodlands, pine plantations
tree-dwelling mammals such as the Common Ringtail Possum and the Greater Glider, birds, rabbits and small ground-dwelling marsupials
which is usually a vertical hollow in a large old tree
eastern and south-eastern Australia from south-eastern Queensland to Victoria. Mainly within 200km of coast.
Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License
|Common Name:||Powerful Owl|
Relatives in same Genus
Barking Owl (N. connivens)
Boobook Owl (N. novaeseelandiae)
Rufous Owl (N. rufa)
Brown Hawk-Owl (N. scutulata)