Dytiscid Beetle Remains Discovered in a Pellet from a Great Gray Owl, Strix nebulosa, Nest

Kevin C. R. Kerr

Abstract


On 18 July 2007, near Goose Creek, south of Churchill Manitoba, a Great Gray Owl, Strix nebulosa, pellet that contained the pronotum and elytra of a predacious diving beetle, Dytiscus alaskanus, was discovered at a nest.

Keywords


Great Gray Owl; Strix nebulosa; predaceous diving beetle; Dytiscus alaskanus; pellet; Goose Creek; Churchill; Manitoba

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22621/cfn.v122i1.551



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