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

Bonelli's Eagle Aquila fasciatus

Described by: Vieillot (1822)
Alternate common name(s): Slender Hawk-Eagle
Old scientific name(s): Hieraaetus fasciatus, Hieraaetus fasciatus, Aquila fasciata


Monfrague, Extremadura, Spain - Apr 23, 2003 © Pascal Dubois  Bandipur National Park, Bandipur, Karnataka, India - Jan 21, 2005 © Sudhir Shivaram  Bandipur National Park, Bandipur, Karnataka, India - Jan 21, 2005 © Sudhir Shivaram  Oman - Oct, 1999 © W. S. Clark 
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S. Europe; N. Africa; Arabian Peninsula; Middle East; Ex. w. Asia; Indian subcontinent; Se. Asia; Lesser Sundas;
High fragmented distribution;
(1) S. Europe (Iberian Peninsula e. through s. France, Greece, probably Albania, Mediterranean is. (Balearic Is., Sardinia, Sicily, Crete), nw. Africa (Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and ne. Libya), Djibouti, Turkey, Jordan, Middle East from Arabia and Yemen to ex. s. Transcaspia and Turkestan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, s. China, (Yunnan, Kwangsi and Kwangtung n. Yangtze River), c. and e. Burma, nw. Thailand and n. Laos.
(2) Lesser Sundas on Sumbawa, Timor, Wetar, Luang and probably Flores.


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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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