Oriental Bird Images

Black Eagle Ictinaetus malaiensis perniger   - In flight from below
Black Eagle
Photographer : © Bhavesh Rathod
Location :outskirts of Makku Village, Rudraprayag District, Uttarakhand, India
Date : 8 April 2016
English synonyms:Asian Black Eagle, Indian Black Eagle
Bird Family :Accipitrinae - Hawks, Bazas, Honey-buzzards, Eagles, Kites, Vultures, Harriers & Buzzards
Red Data Status :Least Concern
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Taxonomic Notes :Note that malaiensis is the correct original spelling.
Lebossé, A. & Bour, R. (2011) The first twenty livraisons of “Les Planches Coloriées d’Oiseaux” of Temminck & Laugier (1820‐1839): I. The ten wrappers now known. – Zoological Bibliography 1 (4): 141‐150.