Aluco

● (syn. Strix Ϯ Tawny Owl S. aluco) Specific name Strix aluco Linnaeus, 1758; "21. Strix flammea [= Tyto alba].   22. Aluco (St. aluco)." (Kaup 1829).
● (syn. Tyto Ϯ Common Barn Owl T. alba) L. ulucus  screech owl  < ulula  screech owl; "50. ALUCO. Barn owl.  Toes thinly feathered.  Strix flammea, LIN." (Fleming 1822); "Aluco Fleming, Philos. Zool. vol. ii. p. 236, June 1822. Type (by monotypy): Strix flammea = Strix alba Scopoli.  Not Aluco Link, Beschr. Rostock. Samml. p. 130, 1807 [Gastropoda]." (Mathews 1927, 278).   Var. Alucus.

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Jobling, J. A. (2018). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2018). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 15 December 2018).