eagle owleagle owl
(plural eagle owls)
According to relatively recent genetic research the genus Bubo also includes snowy owl (former Nyctea), fish owls (former Ketupa) and fishing owls (former Scotopelia). Further research may result in new different split of the genus.
- attributive form of eagle owl, noun.
- It has an eagle-owl look.
- The bird fauna is of considerable interest, the finest species of the upper zone being an eagle-owl, met with at 14,000 ft.