Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: Imperial Eagle
Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca
Described by: Savigny (1809)
Alternate common name(s): Asian Imperical Eagle, Eastern Imperial Eagle
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeE. Europe to c. Asia;
E. Europe in n. Greece, Slovakia, Hungary (Hortobagy National Park and Zemplen), Bulgaria, c. and s. Russia, Ukraine, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Turkey and Cyprus to n. Iran, Kazakhstan, sw. Siberia, Lake Baikal, c. Transbaicalia, Mongolia and w. China (w. Sinkiang). Permanent resident in Solvakia and Hungary.
Winters s. to s. Turkey, Iraq, Israel (Hula Nature Reserve), Jordan (plains between Irbid and Mafraq), Iran, Persian Gulf, n. and e. Africa, Kenya (Rift Valley, Mara GR), Egypt, Saudi Arabia (Mahazat as-Sayd Reserve), Pakistan, n. India, e. China (Mai Po Marshes and Long Valley, Hong Kong in the winter), Laos and Vietnam.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: ETI BioInformatics
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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