LEARN THE SPANISH WORDS FOR THESE COMMON ANIMALS!
Origin of scop
Example sentences from the Web for scop
"But she is innocent as that bird in the air," screamed her lover, pointing to a scops owl which was sailing above the cypresses.A House-Party|Ouida
It is easy to distinguish between the two owls, as the scops has aigrettes or "horns," which the spotted owlet lacks.
Very different is the cry of the little scops owl (Scops giu).Glimpses of Indian Birds|Douglas Dewar
The scops is a small owl with aigrettes or "horns," the wood-owl is a large bird without aigrettes.
The writer ascribes this call to the collared scops owl (Scops bakkamoena).