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African Crowned Eagle

Martial Eagle (Polemaetus bellicosus) is a large eagle found in open and semi-open habitats of sub-Saharan Africa. It is the only member of the genus Polemaetus.

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Crowned Eagle aka African Crowned Eagle or the Crowned Hawk-Eagle

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Birds of Prey - The African Crowned Eagle

The African Crowned Eagle

Crowned Eagle Female - Stephanoaetus coronatus. This impressive bird hunts the evergreen forests of the East Coast of Southern Africa. Its favourite prey the Vervet Monkey. The huge and powerful talons, bring instant death. It has become a successful hunter in well treed suburbs of coastal cities where domestic pets are easy prey. Fabulous photograph by Hugh Chittenden

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