Bubonidae

Bu·​bon·​i·​dae | \ b(y)üˈbänəˌdē \

Definition of Bubonidae

taxonomic synonym of strigidae

used in place of Strigidae as usually restricted when Strigidae replaces Tytonidae

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History and Etymology for Bubonidae

borrowed from New Latin, from Bubon-, Bubo bubo + -idae -idae

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“Bubonidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bubonidae. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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