Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: Tawny Eagle
Tawny Eagle Aquila rapax
Described by: Temminck (1828)
Alternate common name(s): Tawny-Eagle, Asian Tawny-Eagle, Asian Tawny-Eagle, Eurasian Tawny-Eagle, African Tawny-Eagle
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeNw. Africa; Africa s. of the Sahara; India;
(1) Se. Iran, Pakistan (Baluchistan), s. Nepal, India and Sri Lanka and possibly n. Burma.
(2) Nw. and c. Africa in Morocco, n. Algeria and locally in sw. Mauritania, Senegambia e. through Mali, Burkina Faso, c. and s. Niger, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon, Central African Republic, s. Chad, c. and s. Sudan to Ethiopia, Eritrea, Somalia, sw. Arabia s. to n. Zaire and n. Kenya.
(3) Sc. and s. Africa from s. Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Tanzania and s. Zaire s. to Angola, Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe s. to c. South Africa.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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