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Martial Eagle

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IMG_2505b.jpg Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Polemaetus bellicosus Scientific name
Accipitriformes Order
Acciptridae Family
78–96 cm  (Wingspan 188–227 cm ) Length
Tropical (lowland) dry shrubland, rainforeat, dry grassland, often found near fresh water. Range follow link Habitat
1 Eggs, incubation 45 days, fledging 100 days. 1 brood every 2 years. Clutch
Birds to size of Secretarybird , mammals including baboon, antelope & reptiles. Food  
Africas largest eagle Habits
3530 - TSN: 175587 - Sub-species World Number
Near Threatened Status

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Martial Eagle Derek Solomon Mashatu Game Reserve Botswana Juvenile call XC45639

Video by  Keith Murdock

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AKA:- Afrikaans: Breekoparend, Breëkoparend
Bulgarian: Маршалов орел
Czech: Orel bojovný
Danish: Kampørn
German: Kampadler, Kampfadler
English: Marshall eagle, Martial Eagle, Martial Hawk-Eagle
Spanish: Aguila Marcial, Águila Marcial
Estonian: kuningkotkas
Finnish: Gasellikotka, Taistelukotka
French: Aigle martial
Hebrew: עיט לוחם אפריקאי
Italian: Aquila marziale
Japanese: gomabarawashi
Japanese: ゴマバラワシ
Kwangali: Ngongo Gepampa
Latin: Hieraaetus bellicosus, Polemaeetus bellicosus, Polemaetus bellicosus
Dutch: Vechtarend
Norwegian: Kampørn
Polish: Wojnik zbrojny, wojownik zbrojny
Portuguese: Águia-marcial
Russian: Боевой Орел, Боевой орёл, воинственный орёл
Slovak: orol bojovný , Orol dravý
Shona: Gondo
Siswant: Lusotilolukhulu
Swedish: Stridsörn
Swahili: Tai Ngwilizi
Tswana: Ntsu
Tsonga: Rikhozi
Xhosa: Ukhozi
Chinese: 猛雕
Zulu: isiHuhwa

Range:-  Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic Rep. of Congo, Djibouti, quatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, te d'Ivoire, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia,

South Africa:- Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, Kwazulu-Natal, Limpopo Province, Mpumalanga, Northern Cape, Northwest Province, Western Cape,

Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe.



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