African Hawk-Eagle

photo by Chris Eason

Scientific classification

Order

Accipitriformes

Family

Accipitridae

Subfamily

Aquila

Species

spilogaster

Appearance

* Medium sized bird of prey with brown upperparts and (light)grey underparts
* Dark stripes on the light underparts and a pretty long tail
* Size: 55-65 cm, wingspan: 130-160 cm

Habitat

Hilly forest areas

Countries

Africa

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