Species Hieraaetus pennatus (Gmelin, 1788) (Booted hawk eagle)

Biological classification:
  • kingdom: Animalia
  • - phylum: Chordata
  • -- order: Accipitriformes
  • --- family: Accipitridae
  • ---- species: Hieraaetus pennatus
Characteristics:carnivore; body-length: 46-53 cm, two plumage forms exist; the paler is light grey with a dark head and dakr flight feathers; the other form has a brown plumage with dark grey flight feathers
References:Sinclair 1994: 78
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