Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: African Hawk-Eagle
African Hawk-Eagle Aquila spilogaster
Described by: Bonaparte (1850)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Hieraaetus spilogaster
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RangeTropical Africa s. of the Sahara;
Senegambia, s. Mauritania, s. Mali, Niger, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Burkino Faso, Nigeria, Cameroon and the Central African Republic. C. Angola e. through Zaire to c. and s. Sudan, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Somalia s. in open country in Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique, sc. Namibia, s. Botswana, Zimbabwe (Hwange National Park) to s. South Africa (Transvaal, Natal, Swaziland and n. 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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