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Verreaux's Eagle

Verreau'x Eagle soaring by jawini Verreaux's Eagle (Aquila verreauxii) aka Black Eagle, is one of the most specialized species of accipitrid in the world, with its distribution and life history revolving around its favorite prey species, the rock hyrax.

Photo: Golden Eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) - Steinadler Aigle royal - Aquila reale - Беркут – イヌワシ The Golden eagle is togeher with the peregrine falcon one of the two fastest birds and animals in the world. Wingspan 1.80 - 2.80 m (5 ft 1 in - 9ft 3 in ) Weight 2.5 - 7.2 kg (5.5 -16.0 lb) The average cruising speed is about 40 – 50 km/h (25 – 31 mph), but when diving for prey he can reach 240 - 320 km/h (150 - 200 mph) The Golden Eagle is the second largest eagle in Europe, North America and…

The Golden Eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) is togeher with the peregrine falcon one of the two fastest birds and animals in the world. Wingspan - m. When diving for prey it can reach 240 - 320 km/h - 200 mph) - via Robert SKREINER

Verreaux's Eagle

Verreau'x Eagle soaring by jawini Verreaux's Eagle (Aquila verreauxii) aka Black Eagle, is one of the most specialized species of accipitrid in the world, with its distribution and life history revolving around its favorite prey species, the rock hyrax.