African hawk eagle (Hieraaetus spilogaster)

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African hawk eagle fact file

African hawk eagle description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderFalconiformes
FamilyAccipitridae
GenusHieraaetus (1)

Information on the African hawk eagle is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
African hawk-eagle.
French
Aigle fascié.
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African hawk eagle status

Classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org/
  2. CITES (August, 2009)
    http://www.cites.org
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African hawk eagle in flight showing underside of body  
African hawk eagle in flight showing underside of body

© Steve Garvie

Steve Garvie
http://www.pbase.com/rainbirder

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