Lesser fish-eagle (Ichthyophaga humilis)

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Lesser fish-eagle fact file

Lesser fish-eagle description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderFalconiformes
FamilyAccipitridae
GenusIchthyophaga (1)

Information on the lesser fish-eagle is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Lesser fish eagle, lesser fishing eagle.
Spanish
Pigarguillo Menor.
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Lesser fish-eagle status

Classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Near Threatened

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (October, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (October, 2009)
    http://www.cites.org
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Lesser fish-eagle perched on branch  
Lesser fish-eagle perched on branch

© Subharghya Das

Subharghya Das
subharghya@junglemoments.com
http://www.junglemoments.com

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