Crested serpent eagle (Spilornis cheela)
|Also known as:||crested serpent-eagle|
- As its name suggests, the crested serpent eagle feeds on snakes, but also eats other reptiles, amphibians, and small birds.
- The nest of the crested serpent eagle is built in a tree, and clutch size is just one egg.
The crested serpent eagle is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1) and is listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).
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