Greater Spotted Eagle

Scientific Name: Aquila clanga
Common Name: Greater Spotted Eagle

Identifying Features: dark brown body, spotted wings, yellow legs, black claws

Fun Facts:

  • In its winter range, the species is more social than when breeding. Small flocks of up to ten birds or so, of varying age, can be seen to patrol the land together.
  • The eagle hunts small mammals and similar, mainly terrestrial, prey.


This image was clicked by Staf_Ferryvia Flickr.

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