Greater Spotted Eagle

Clanga clanga - Aigle criard

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Accipitriformes

  • Family
    :

    Accipitridés

  • Genus
    :

    Clanga

  • Species
    :

    clanga

Descriptor

Pallas, 1811

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 71 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 155 à 180 cm.
  • Weight
    : 1500 à 2500 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Greater Spotted Eagle (Clanga clanga) is a species of bird in the Accipitridae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Aigle criard,
  • Aguila Moteada,
  • Águia-malhada,
  • Schelladler,
  • Fekete sas,
  • Bastaardarend,
  • Aquila anatraia maggiore,
  • Större skrikörn,
  • Storskrikørn,
  • orol hrubozobý,
  • orel volavý,
  • Stor Skrigeørn,
  • kiljukotka,
  • àguila cridanera,
  • Gjallörn,
  • orlik grubodzioby,
  • vidējais ērglis,
  • veliki klinkač,
  • Большой подорлик,
  • カラフトワシ,
  • 乌雕,
  • นกอินทรีปีกลาย,
  • 花鵰〔大烏鵰〕,

Habitat

Forest : Subarctic, Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level, Subtropical/Tropical Swamp ; Shrubland : Temperate ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha)

Geographic range

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