MyTe Box »Amazing »

Pictures of Surprising Eagles You Never Knew Existed

Move over, bald eagle—there are 60 species of these birds of prey worldwide.

Bateleur eagle, Terathopius ecaudatus

A Bateleur eagle, Terathopius ecaudatus, stares straight into the camera, and into our souls, at the St. Louis Zoo. It is typically found in Zimbabwe, and its name comes from the French word for tightrope walker—a reference to the side-to-side rocking of its wingtips while gliding.

 Bateleur eagle PHOTOGRAPH BY JOEL SARTORE, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC PHOTO ARK

brahminy kite, Haliastur indus

A brahminy kite, Haliastur indus indus, at Singapore Zoo. These broad-winged birds inhabit mainly coastal regions in places such as India, Pakistan, Southeast Asia and Australia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY JOEL SARTORE, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC PHOTO ARK

A crowned eagle, Stephanoaetus coronatus

A crowned eagle, Stephanoaetus coronatus, at the Los Angeles Zoo. Considered the most powerful eagle species in Africa, the crowned eagle can kill animals more than four times their size.

PHOTOGRAPH BY JOEL SARTORE, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC PHOTO ARK

A Japanese mountain hawk eagle

A Japanese mountain hawk eagle, Spizaetus nipalensis orientalis, at the Los Angeles Zoo. This species lives in primary evergreen, deciduous, and riparian forests throughout Asia. They build nests made of sticks and lined with green leaves and lay 1-2 eggs in their lifetime.

PHOTOGRAPH BY JOEL SARTORE, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC PHOTO ARK

A vulnerable Steller's sea eagle

A vulnerable Steller's sea eagle, Haliaeetus pelagicus pelagicus, at the Los Angeles Zoo

PHOTOGRAPH BY JOEL SARTORE, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC PHOTO ARK

white-tailed sea-eagle

white-tailed sea-eagle, Haliaeetus albicilla, at the Plzen Zoo. The largest European eagle, its protruding head and beak make it appear vulture-like.

PHOTOGRAPH BY JOEL SARTORE, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC PHOTO ARK

References : https://www.nationalgeographic.com

❰❰ Privious Post ❰❰❱❱ Next Post ❱❱ share on :        :  

Love to hear your Views / Guidance / Recommendations on this Post…

Recently Added

Amazing Pictures of Cute,Adorable and Smiling Baby That Will Melt Your Heart

Most stunning poses of spider man cartoon character

Amazing Quotes on Water Drops on Leaves

Most Beautiful Work Of Art Creativity Makes Man Perfect

Best inspired thoughts who define the definition of life

Top Most famous freindship quotes for your friends

Priceless image who display stunning Royalty of the nature

Strange Borders Between Countries