Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: Verreaux's Eagle

Verreaux's Eagle Aquila verreauxii

Described by: Lesson (1830)
Alternate common name(s): Black Eagle, African Black Eagle
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Kenya - Sep, 2002 © W. S. Clark 
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Nc. Africa; Middle East; Arabian Peninsula; E. and s. Africa;
One main population and three small, isolated populations;
Niger, s. Chad and w. Sudan. Ne. Egypt (Sinai), Israel and Jordan (Wadi Rum). Se. Arabian Peninsula. Ethiopia to Somalia with main range from s. Sudan, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, n. Somalia s. in Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique, se. Zaire, Zambia, s. Angola, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe to s. South Africa (Cape Province).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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