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Tawny eagle

Aquila rapax

Description:

This is a large eagle, although it is one of the smaller species in the Aquila genus. It is 60–75 cm (24–30 in) in length and has a wingspan of 159–190 cm (63–75 in). Weight can range from 1.6 to 3 kg (3.5 to 6.6 lb).

Habitat:

Savannah, Rockformations, Trees at Tsavo West NP


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Benno Ibold
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Benno Ibold

Taita Taveta, Kenya

Lat: -2.96, Long: 38.18

Spotted on Jul 26, 2017
Submitted on Sep 27, 2017

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