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Copyright: Jordan Kevrekidis (Kevrekidis) Silver Note Writer [C: 4 W: 0 N: 11] (110)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2011-04-25
Categories: Birds
Camera: Fujifilm Finepix HS10
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2011-05-21 9:21
Viewed: 3172
Points: 4
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Burrowing Owl - Athene cunicularia

The scientific name comes from the Greek word “athene” referring to Athena the Greek goddess of wisdom whose favorite bird was an owl and the Latin word “cunicularia” meaning mine or miner, referring to its nesting under ground.

More images at: Kevrekidis Photography

[ FujiFilm FinePix HS10 ]

© 2011 Jordan Kevrekidis

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2011-05-21 15:30]

Hi Jordan,truely a magnificent pic.A very nice and original position and a fantastic quality of sharpness and colors,great brightness too.Thanks for share,have a nice Sunday,Luciano.

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  • anel Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 3053 W: 3 N: 8715] (40574)
  • [2011-05-23 1:58]

Hello Jordan,
I like this natural and charming shot a lot. Very funny how the Owl is occupied to observe something above him. Good sharpness too and excellent idea to have included the yellow flowers into the picture.
Kind regards

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