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Black-chested Buzzard-Eagle

Geranoaetus melanoleucus

Description:

Visited the Parque Condor in Otavalo and saw this gorgeous thing



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Águila Mora, Black-chested Buzzard-Eagle
Geranoaetus melanoleucus Geranoaetus melanoleucus


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3 Comments

JyoLyn
JyoLyn 8 years ago

Ecuador has plenty of condors and big birds around but I didn't get to see any upclose in the wild, so I only got to see them in the park. Such a majestic bird!

beautiful

I saw one flying over my house yesterday, and see them almost everyday, as there is a group of them living in a park "Cerro San Cristóbal" in the middle of Santiago. Big and beautiful.
Are they only in captivity there?

JyoLyn
Spotted by
JyoLyn

Imbabura, Ecuador

Lat: 0.23, Long: -78.27

Spotted on Dec 30, 2011
Submitted on Jan 30, 2012

Spotted for Mission

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