Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: White-bellied Sea-Eagle
White-bellied Sea-Eagle Haliaeetus leucogaster
Described by: Gmelin (1788)
Alternate common name(s): White-bellied Sea Eagle, White-bellied Fish-eagle, White-bellied Sea-eagle, White-breasted Fish-eagle
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeIndia to se. Asia, Sundas, Philippines, New Guinea and coastal Australia;
S. and e. India n. along the w. coast to Bombay, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Burma, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, se. China n. to Fukien, Hainan, Taiwan and s. in the Laccadive Is., Andaman Is., Nicobar Is., Sumatra, Java, Borneo, Philippines, New Guinea including lowland rivers, Bismarck Archipelago, Australia (coastal Western Australia extending inland in n. Northern Territory, Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria becoming coastal again in South Australia, and Tasmania.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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