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Verreaux's Eagle

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Aquila verreauxii Scientific name
Accipitriformes Order
Acciptridae Family
75 - 96 cm  (Wingspan 181 to 220 cm) Length
Tropical high altitude grassland, rocky areas, savana, dessert, Up to 5,000m Range follow link or see map Habitat
Altitude
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2 Cream-coloured  eggs, incubation 45 days, fledging  days. Clutch
Ground birds, mammals, specialy hyraxes (aka dassies) reptiles & carrion. Food  
Often hunts in pairs. Habits
3522 - TSN: 175416 World Number
Least Concern Status

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Verraux's Eagle

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AKA:- Afrikaans: Witkruisarend
Bulgarian: Кафърски орел
Czech: orel damaní, Orel Verreauxuv
Danish: Verreaux Ørn, Verreauxørn
German: Felsenadler, Kaffernadler
English: African Black Eagle, Black Eagle, Verreaux's Eagle, Verreauxs' Eagle
Spanish: Aguila Cafre, Águila Cafre
Estonian: mustkotkas
Finnish: Mustakotka
French: Aigle de Verreaux, Aigle noir à dos blanc
Hebrew: עיט שחור
Icelandic: Kafförn
Italian: Aquila di Verreaux
Japanese: koshijiroinuwashi
Japanese: コシジロイヌワシ
Kwangali: Ngongo Zonsavagani
Latin: Aquila verreauxi, Aquila verreauxii
Lithuanian: Juodasis erelis
Dutch: Zwarte Arend
Norwegian: Kafferørn, Klippeørn
Polish: orzel czarny, orzeł czarny
Portuguese: Águia-preta
Russian: Кафрский орёл, Кафрский чёрный орёл, орёл Верро
Slovak: orol sedlatý , Orol Verreauxov, orol Verreauxov (orol kaferský)
Slovenian: kafrski orel
Shona: Rovambira
Sotho, Southern: Mojalipela
Swedish: Klippörn
Swahili: Nderi, Tai Nderi
Tswana: Ntsu
Turkish: kara kartal
Tsonga: Gama
Xhosa: Ukhozi
Chinese: 黑雕
Zulu: uKhozi

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