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Collection Eggs
Object ID 15.0073.73
Object Name Ciccaba virgata
Other Name OWL, MOTTLED
Description Was part of a mixed set with 79.188.387. Divided set based on set mark and reaccessioned.
Nest in a hole in a Sycamore tree, about 25 ft. up; cavity 21 inches deep
4 eggs marked with 373c; data sheet shows 402e (wrong Ridgeway # for species); :"Brown" and "(882)" at top of egg data sheet.
Collector Flint, Wm. C.
Collection date 1883-05-03
Place of Origin San Diego County, CA
Genus Ciccaba
Species virgata
Common Name Synonym CA Mottled Owl, American Wood Owl
Genus Name Synonym Strix