Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: Steller's Sea-Eagle

Steller's Sea-Eagle Haliaeetus pelagicus

Described by: Pallas (1811)
Alternate common name(s): Steller's Sea Eagle, Steller's Sea-eagle, Korean Black Eagle, White-shouldered Sea-eagle
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Nosappu peninsula, Hokkaido, Japan - Nov, 1998 © Allen Chartier  Japan - Feb, 1992 © W. S. Clark  Japan - Feb, 1992 © W. S. Clark 
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Coastal ne. Siberia;
(1) Ne. Asia: breeds in ne. Siberia (Koryakland and Kamchatka) s. to Amurlnad and Sakhalin Is.
Winters in coastal se. Siberia (Primorski Region), Kuril Is., Sakhalin Is., Japan (Chitose River, Lake Utonai, Kushiro and Akkeshi-ko Benkanbeushi Marshes, Hokkaido), Korea and rarely in ne. China and Ryukyu Is.
(2) Korea.
Ranges to the Hawaiian Is. and Aleutians.


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


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