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USNM-637784 -- Bubo virginianus

Courtesy of the Smithsonian Institution

Great Horned Owl (Cranium (Axial) - Cranial) Courtesy of the Smithsonian Institution

  • Common Name

    Great Horned Owl

  • Species

    Bubo virginianus

  • Specimen Number

    USNM-637784

  • Sex

    Male

  • Cause Of Death

    Unknown

  • Mass

    0

  • Age

    Modern

  • Repository

    SI:VertebrateZoo:Birds

  • City

    USA

  • Collection

    SI:VertebrateZoo:Birds

  • Collector

    Andrew Engilis

  • Owner

    Smithsonian Institution

  • Comment

    Collected in Kern Co. California, Bakersfield, Round Mountain Road; Prep: C. A. Gebhard (CAG2371); Fat: none; L Testis: 4X2.5 mm; R Testis: 4X1 mm; Molt: Body: Heavy; Tissue: B24072; FLD#06-6492; Found Dead

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Alternative Views

Cranium (Axial)

Great Horned Owl (Cranium (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Great Horned Owl (Cranium (Axial) - Left)

Left

Great Horned Owl (Cranium (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Cranium (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Great Horned Owl (Cranium (Axial) - Right)

Right

Great Horned Owl (Cranium (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Jaw (Axial)

Great Horned Owl (Jaw (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Great Horned Owl (Jaw (Axial) - Right)

Right

Great Horned Owl (Jaw (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Great Horned Owl (Jaw (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Jaw (Axial) - Left)

Left

Great Horned Owl (Jaw (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Cervical Vertebrae 1 - Atlas (Axial)

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae 1 - Atlas (Axial) - Right)

Right

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae 1 - Atlas (Axial) - Left)

Left

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae 1 - Atlas (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae 1 - Atlas (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae 1 - Atlas (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae 1 - Atlas (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Cervical Vertebrae 2 - Axis (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae 2 - Axis (Left) - Left)

Left

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae 2 - Axis (Left) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae 2 - Axis (Left) - Right)

Right

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae 2 - Axis (Left) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae 2 - Axis (Left) - Cranial)

Cranial

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae 2 - Axis (Left) - Caudal)

Caudal

Cervical Vertebrae 3 (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae 3 (Left) - Left)

Left

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae 3 (Left) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae 3 (Left) - Caudal)

Caudal

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae 3 (Left) - Right)

Right

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae 3 (Left) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae 3 (Left) - Cranial)

Cranial

Cervical Vertebrae Last (Axial)

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae Last (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae Last (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae Last (Axial) - Right)

Right

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae Last (Axial) - Left)

Left

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae Last (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Cervical Vertebrae Last (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Thoracic Vertebrae 1 (Axial)

Great Horned Owl (Thoracic Vertebrae 1 (Axial) - Right)

Right

Great Horned Owl (Thoracic Vertebrae 1 (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Thoracic Vertebrae 1 (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Great Horned Owl (Thoracic Vertebrae 1 (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Great Horned Owl (Thoracic Vertebrae 1 (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Thoracic Vertebrae 1 (Axial) - Left)

Left

Thoracic Vertebrae Middle (Axial)

Great Horned Owl (Thoracic Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Great Horned Owl (Thoracic Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Thoracic Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Thoracic Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Left)

Left

Great Horned Owl (Thoracic Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Great Horned Owl (Thoracic Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Right)

Right

Thoracic Vertebrae Last (Penultimate) (Axial)

Great Horned Owl (Thoracic Vertebrae Last (Penultimate) (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Thoracic Vertebrae Last (Penultimate) (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Thoracic Vertebrae Last (Penultimate) (Axial) - Right)

Right

Great Horned Owl (Thoracic Vertebrae Last (Penultimate) (Axial) - Left)

Left

Great Horned Owl (Thoracic Vertebrae Last (Penultimate) (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Great Horned Owl (Thoracic Vertebrae Last (Penultimate) (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Synsacrum (Axial)

Great Horned Owl (Synsacrum (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Synsacrum (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Synsacrum (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Great Horned Owl (Synsacrum (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Great Horned Owl (Synsacrum (Axial) - Right)

Right

Great Horned Owl (Synsacrum (Axial) - Left)

Left

Pygostyle (Axial)

Great Horned Owl (Pygostyle (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Pygostyle (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Great Horned Owl (Pygostyle (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Pygostyle (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Great Horned Owl (Pygostyle (Axial) - Left)

Left

Great Horned Owl (Pygostyle (Axial) - Right)

Right

Sternal Rib (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Sternal Rib (Left) - Caudal)

Caudal

Great Horned Owl (Sternal Rib (Left) - Cranial)

Cranial

Great Horned Owl (Sternal Rib (Left) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Sternal Rib (Left) - Right)

Right

Great Horned Owl (Sternal Rib (Left) - Left)

Left

Great Horned Owl (Sternal Rib (Left) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Sternum (Keel) (Axial)

Great Horned Owl (Sternum (Keel) (Axial) - Left)

Left

Great Horned Owl (Sternum (Keel) (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Sternum (Keel) (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Sternum (Keel) (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Great Horned Owl (Sternum (Keel) (Axial) - Right)

Right

Great Horned Owl (Sternum (Keel) (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Caudal Vertebrae 1 (Axial)

Great Horned Owl (Caudal Vertebrae 1 (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Caudal Vertebrae 1 (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Great Horned Owl (Caudal Vertebrae 1 (Axial) - Right)

Right

Great Horned Owl (Caudal Vertebrae 1 (Axial) - Left)

Left

Great Horned Owl (Caudal Vertebrae 1 (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Caudal Vertebrae 1 (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Caudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial)

Great Horned Owl (Caudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Right)

Right

Great Horned Owl (Caudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Left)

Left

Great Horned Owl (Caudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Great Horned Owl (Caudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Caudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Caudal Vertebrae Middle (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Rib-Middle (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Rib-Middle (Left) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Rib-Middle (Left) - Cranial)

Cranial

Great Horned Owl (Rib-Middle (Left) - Caudal)

Caudal

Great Horned Owl (Rib-Middle (Left) - Right)

Right

Great Horned Owl (Rib-Middle (Left) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Rib-Middle (Left) - Left)

Left

Scapula (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Scapula (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Great Horned Owl (Scapula (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Great Horned Owl (Scapula (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Great Horned Owl (Scapula (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Great Horned Owl (Scapula (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Great Horned Owl (Scapula (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Humerus (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Humerus (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Great Horned Owl (Humerus (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Great Horned Owl (Humerus (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Great Horned Owl (Humerus (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Great Horned Owl (Humerus (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Great Horned Owl (Humerus (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Ulna (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Ulna (Left) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Ulna (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Great Horned Owl (Ulna (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Great Horned Owl (Ulna (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Great Horned Owl (Ulna (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Great Horned Owl (Ulna (Left) - Ventral)

Ventral

Radius (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Radius (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Great Horned Owl (Radius (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Great Horned Owl (Radius (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Great Horned Owl (Radius (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Great Horned Owl (Radius (Left) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Radius (Left) - Ventral)

Ventral

Femur (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Femur (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Great Horned Owl (Femur (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Great Horned Owl (Femur (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Great Horned Owl (Femur (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Great Horned Owl (Femur (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Great Horned Owl (Femur (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Furcula (Axial)

Great Horned Owl (Furcula (Axial) - Lateral)

Lateral

Great Horned Owl (Furcula (Axial) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Furcula (Axial) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Furcula (Axial) - Medial)

Medial

Great Horned Owl (Furcula (Axial) - Caudal)

Caudal

Great Horned Owl (Furcula (Axial) - Cranial)

Cranial

Coracoid (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Coracoid (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Great Horned Owl (Coracoid (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Great Horned Owl (Coracoid (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Great Horned Owl (Coracoid (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Great Horned Owl (Coracoid (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Great Horned Owl (Coracoid (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Radial Carpal (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Radial Carpal (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Great Horned Owl (Radial Carpal (Left) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Radial Carpal (Left) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Radial Carpal (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Great Horned Owl (Radial Carpal (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Great Horned Owl (Radial Carpal (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Ulnar Carpal (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Ulnar Carpal (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Great Horned Owl (Ulnar Carpal (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Great Horned Owl (Ulnar Carpal (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Great Horned Owl (Ulnar Carpal (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Great Horned Owl (Ulnar Carpal (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Great Horned Owl (Ulnar Carpal (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Digit 1, Phalanx 1 (Pollex) (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Digit 1, Phalanx 1 (Pollex) (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Great Horned Owl (Digit 1, Phalanx 1 (Pollex) (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Great Horned Owl (Digit 1, Phalanx 1 (Pollex) (Left) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Digit 1, Phalanx 1 (Pollex) (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Great Horned Owl (Digit 1, Phalanx 1 (Pollex) (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Great Horned Owl (Digit 1, Phalanx 1 (Pollex) (Left) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Carpometacarpus (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Carpometacarpus (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Great Horned Owl (Carpometacarpus (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Great Horned Owl (Carpometacarpus (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Great Horned Owl (Carpometacarpus (Left) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Carpometacarpus (Left) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Carpometacarpus (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Digit 3, Phalanx 1 (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Ventral)

Ventral

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Digit 2, Phalanx 1 (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Digit 2, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Great Horned Owl (Digit 2, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Great Horned Owl (Digit 2, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Great Horned Owl (Digit 2, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Great Horned Owl (Digit 2, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Dorsal)

Dorsal

Great Horned Owl (Digit 2, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Ventral)

Ventral

Tibiotarsus (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Tibiotarsus (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Great Horned Owl (Tibiotarsus (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Great Horned Owl (Tibiotarsus (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Great Horned Owl (Tibiotarsus (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Great Horned Owl (Tibiotarsus (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Great Horned Owl (Tibiotarsus (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Tarsometatarsus (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Tarsometatarsus (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Great Horned Owl (Tarsometatarsus (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Great Horned Owl (Tarsometatarsus (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Great Horned Owl (Tarsometatarsus (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Great Horned Owl (Tarsometatarsus (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Great Horned Owl (Tarsometatarsus (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Digit 1, Phalanx 1 (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Digit 1, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Great Horned Owl (Digit 1, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Great Horned Owl (Digit 1, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Great Horned Owl (Digit 1, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Great Horned Owl (Digit 1, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Great Horned Owl (Digit 1, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Digit 1, Phalanx 2 (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Digit 1, Phalanx 2 (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Great Horned Owl (Digit 1, Phalanx 2 (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Great Horned Owl (Digit 1, Phalanx 2 (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Great Horned Owl (Digit 1, Phalanx 2 (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Great Horned Owl (Digit 1, Phalanx 2 (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Great Horned Owl (Digit 1, Phalanx 2 (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Digit 3, Phalanx 1 (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 1 (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Digit 3, Phalanx 2 (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 2 (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 2 (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 2 (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 2 (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 2 (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 2 (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Digit 3, Phalanx 3 (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 3 (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 3 (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 3 (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 3 (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 3 (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 3 (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior

Digit 3, Phalanx 4 (Left)

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 4 (Left) - Proximal)

Proximal

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 4 (Left) - Lateral)

Lateral

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 4 (Left) - Distal)

Distal

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 4 (Left) - Anterior)

Anterior

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 4 (Left) - Medial)

Medial

Great Horned Owl (Digit 3, Phalanx 4 (Left) - Posterior)

Posterior