Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: African Fish-Eagle

African Fish-Eagle Haliaeetus vocifer

Described by: Daudin (1800)
Alternate common name(s): African Fish Eagle, African Fish-eagle
Old scientific name(s): Cuncuma vocifer


Location unknown - Date unknown © Dan Marsh  Kruger National Park, South Africa - 1999 © Kees Bakker  Kruger National Park, South Africa - 2003 © Kees Bakker  Samburu Game Reserve, Kenya - Feb 19, 2010 © Hans&Judy Beste  Samburu Game Reserve, Kenya - Feb 19, 2010 © Hans&Judy Beste 
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Africa s. of the Sahara;
S. Mauritania, s. Mali, Senegambia, Burkina Faso, s. Niger, Guinea Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon, Congo, Zaire, Central African Republic, s. Chad, s. Sudan, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Somalia, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Zambia, Botswana, Angola, Namibia and South Africa (Lake St. Lucia, n. Zululand).


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Jeff Blincows Sound Gallery


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


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