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Mountain Hawk-Eagle

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Spizaetus nipalensis Scientific name
Accipitriformes Order
Acciptridae Family
70–72 cm  (Wingspan 135 - 175 cm) Length
Tropical rainforest, temperate forest. Between 200 (600 - 4000 m.) Range follow link Habitat
1 Eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Birds, mammals & reptiles. Food  
3535 - TSN: 175580 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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AKA:- Czech: orel horský
Danish: Bjerghøgeørn
German: Bergadler
English: Mountain Hawk-Eagle, Mountain Hawk-Eagle (Mountain)
Spanish: Aguila-azor Montañesa
Finnish: mahtijalokotka
French: Aigle montagnard
Italian: Aquilastore montano
Japanese: Kumataka, Kuma-taka
Japanese: クマタカ
Korean: 뿔매
Latin: Nisaetus nipalensis, Nisaetus nipalensis nipalensis/orientalis, Spizaetus nipalensis
Nisaetus kelaarti
Dutch: Aziatische Kuifarend
Norwegian: Fjellskogørn
Polish: wojownik górski
Russian: Горный хохлатый орёл, Хохлатый орёл
Slovak: orlovec hnedosivý
Swedish: Berghökörn
Thai: เหยี่ยวภูเขา
Vietnamese: Diều núi
Chinese: 鹰雕

Range:- Bhutan, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong,

India:- Arid northwest India, Central highlands, Eastern Himalayas, Gangetic plain, Northeast India, Southeast India, Southwest India, Uttar Pradesh, Western Himalayas,

Japan, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Russia, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tibet, Vietnam.


Spizaetus [nipalensis or kelaarti]
Spizaetus nipalensis
Spizaetus kelaarti
Sri Lankan and south Indian
Spizaetus nipalensis nipalensis
Spizaetus nipalensis orientalis Japan

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