Oriental Bird Images
 

 
Next >> 
Black Eagle Ictinaetus malaiensis perniger   - Adult in flight
Black Eagle
Photographer : © Wasantha P Dissanayake
Location :Bomuruella, Nuwara Eliya, Central Province, Sri Lanka
Date : 10 May 2017
English synonyms:Asian Black Eagle, Indian Black Eagle
Bird Family :Accipitrinae - Hawks, Bazas, Honey-buzzards, Eagles, Kites, Vultures, Harriers & Buzzards
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Note that malaiensis is the correct original spelling.
Ref:
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.
Select an image: