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Eagle

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Eagle is the common name for many large birds of prey of the family Accipitridae. [1]

161 relations: Accipitridae, Accipitriformes, African fish eagle, African hawk-eagle, Ancient Greek religion, Andaman serpent eagle, Anglicanism, Animal, Apex predator, Aquila (genus), Augustine of Hippo, Australasian realm, Ayres's hawk-eagle, Bald eagle, Barcelona, Bateleur, Beak, Bearded vulture, Bible, Biological specificity, Bird, Bird nest, Bird of prey, Black eagle, Black hawk-eagle, Black-and-chestnut eagle, Black-and-white hawk-eagle, Black-chested buzzard-eagle, Black-chested snake eagle, Blyth's hawk-eagle, Bonelli's eagle, Book of Exodus, Book of Isaiah, Booted eagle, British Birds (magazine), Brown snake eagle, Buteogallus, Buteoninae, Byzantine Empire, Cassin's hawk-eagle, Chaco eagle, Changeable hawk-eagle, Chordate, Circaetinae, Circaetus, Claw, Common buzzard, Condor, Congo serpent eagle, Crested eagle, ..., Crested serpent eagle, Crowned eagle, David Allen Sibley, Diffraction, Duiker, Eagle, Eagle feather law, Eastern imperial eagle, Egyptian vulture, Etana, Eurasia, Extinction, Flores hawk-eagle, Ganymede (mythology), Genus, Golden eagle, Gospel, Great Nicobar serpent eagle, Greater spotted eagle, Grey-headed fish eagle, Gurney's eagle, Haast's eagle, Haliastur, Handbook of the Birds of the World, Harpy eagle, Harpyhaliaetus, Heaven, Helm Identification Guides, Hieraaetus, Holy Roman Empire, Indian spotted eagle, Indo-European languages, Israelites, Javan hawk-eagle, John Ray, Kleptoparasitism, Legge's hawk-eagle, Lesser fish eagle, Lesser spotted eagle, Lion, Little eagle, Long-crested eagle, Lucan, Lynx Edicions, Madagascan fish eagle, Madagascan serpent eagle, Malagasy crowned eagle, Martial eagle, Milvus, Moche culture, Mountain hawk-eagle, Mountain serpent eagle, Mule deer, Native Americans in the United States, Nearctic realm, Neotropical realm, Nisaetus, Old English, Old World vulture, Ornate hawk-eagle, Palearctic realm, Pallas's fish eagle, Palm-nut vulture, Papuan eagle, Peru, Pete Dunne (author), Philippine eagle, Philippine hawk-eagle, Philippine serpent eagle, Pinsker's hawk-eagle, Pliny the Elder, Psalm 103, Psalms, Pygmy eagle, Red-tailed hawk, Religion, Rufous-bellied eagle, Sanford's sea eagle, Sea eagle, Short-toed snake eagle, Snake, Solitary eagle, Southern banded snake eagle, Spanish imperial eagle, Spilornis, Spirituality, Spizaetus, Steller's sea eagle, Steppe eagle, Sulawesi hawk-eagle, Sulawesi serpent eagle, Sumerian religion, Tawny eagle, Taxonomy (biology), Thames & Hudson, The Auk, Ungulate, United States Fish and Wildlife Service, Verreaux's eagle, Vertebrate, Visual acuity, Vulture, Wahlberg's eagle, Wallace's hawk-eagle, Water bird, Wedge-tailed eagle, Western banded snake eagle, Western Roman Empire, White-bellied sea eagle, White-tailed eagle, Zeus. Expand index (111 more) »

Accipitridae

The Accipitridae, one of the four families within the order Accipitriformes (the others being Cathartidae, Pandionidae and Sagittariidae), are a family of small to large birds with strongly hooked bills and variable morphology based on diet.

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Accipitriformes

The Accipitriformes are an order that includes most of the diurnal birds of prey: hawks, eagles, vultures, and many others, about 225 species in all.

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African fish eagle

The African fish eagle (Haliaeetus vocifer), or to distinguish it from the true fish eagles (Ichthyophaga), the African sea eagle, is a large species of eagle found throughout sub-Saharan Africa wherever large bodies of open water with an abundant food supply occur.

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African hawk-eagle

The African hawk-eagle (Aquila spilogaster) is a large bird of prey.

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Ancient Greek religion

Ancient Greek religion encompasses the collection of beliefs, rituals, and mythology originating in ancient Greece in the form of both popular public religion and cult practices.

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Andaman serpent eagle

The Andaman serpent eagle (Spilornis elgini) is a species of bird of prey in the family Accipitridae.

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Anglicanism

Anglicanism is a Western Christian tradition that evolved out of the practices, liturgy and identity of the Church of England following the Protestant Reformation.

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Animal

Animals are multicellular eukaryotic organisms that form the biological kingdom Animalia.

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Apex predator

An apex predator, also known as an alpha predator or top predator, is a predator at the top of a food chain, with no natural predators.

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Aquila (genus)

Aquila is the genus of true eagles.

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Augustine of Hippo

Saint Augustine of Hippo (13 November 354 – 28 August 430) was a Roman African, early Christian theologian and philosopher from Numidia whose writings influenced the development of Western Christianity and Western philosophy.

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Australasian realm

The Australasian realm is a biogeographic realm that is coincident, but not synonymous (by some definitions), with the geographical region of Australasia.

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Ayres's hawk-eagle

Ayres's hawk-eagle (Hieraaetus ayresii), also referred to as Ayres' eagle,Newman, K (1998) Newman's Birds of Southern Africa.

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Bald eagle

The bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus, from Greek ἅλς, hals "sea", αἰετός aietos "eagle", λευκός, leukos "white", κεφαλή, kephalē "head") is a bird of prey found in North America.

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Barcelona

Barcelona is a city in Spain.

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Bateleur

The bateleur (Terathopius ecaudatus) is a medium-sized eagle in the family Accipitridae.

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Beak

The beak, bill, or rostrum is an external anatomical structure of birds that is used for eating and for preening, manipulating objects, killing prey, fighting, probing for food, courtship and feeding young.

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Bearded vulture

The bearded vulture (Gypaetus barbatus), also known as the Lämmergeier or ossifrage, is a bird of prey and the only member of the genus Gypaetus.

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Bible

The Bible (from Koine Greek τὰ βιβλία, tà biblía, "the books") is a collection of sacred texts or scriptures that Jews and Christians consider to be a product of divine inspiration and a record of the relationship between God and humans.

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Biological specificity

In biology, biological specificity is the tendency of a characteristic such as a behavior or a biochemical variation to occur in a particular species.

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Bird

Birds, also known as Aves, are a group of endothermic vertebrates, characterised by feathers, toothless beaked jaws, the laying of hard-shelled eggs, a high metabolic rate, a four-chambered heart, and a strong yet lightweight skeleton.

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Bird nest

A bird nest is the spot in which a bird lays and incubates its eggs and raises its young.

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Bird of prey

A bird of prey, predatory bird, or raptor is any of several species of bird that hunts and feeds on rodents and other animals.

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Black eagle

The black eagle (Ictinaetus malaiensis) is a bird of prey.

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Black hawk-eagle

The black hawk-eagle (Spizaetus tyrannus), also known as the tyrant hawk-eagle, is a species of eagle found from central Mexico to eastern Peru, the south of Brazil, and far northern Argentina.

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Black-and-chestnut eagle

The black-and-chestnut eagle (Spizaetus isidori) is a South American species of bird of prey in the family Accipitridae.

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Black-and-white hawk-eagle

The black-and-white hawk-eagle (Spizaetus melanoleucus, formerly Spizastur melanoleucus) is a bird of prey species in the eagle and hawk family (Accipitridae).

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Black-chested buzzard-eagle

The black-chested buzzard-eagle (Geranoaetus melanoleucus) is a bird of prey of the hawk and eagle family (Accipitridae).

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Black-chested snake eagle

The black-chested snake eagle (Circaetus pectoralis) is a large African bird of prey of the family Accipitridae.

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Blyth's hawk-eagle

The Blyth's hawk-eagle (Nisaetus alboniger) (earlier treated as Spizaetus) is a medium-sized bird of prey.

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Bonelli's eagle

The Bonelli's eagle (Aquila fasciata) is a large bird of prey.

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Book of Exodus

The Book of Exodus or, simply, Exodus (from ἔξοδος, éxodos, meaning "going out"; וְאֵלֶּה שְׁמוֹת, we'elleh shəmōṯ, "These are the names", the beginning words of the text: "These are the names of the sons of Israel" וְאֵלֶּה שְׁמֹות בְּנֵי יִשְׂרָאֵל), is the second book of the Torah and the Hebrew Bible (the Old Testament) immediately following Genesis.

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Book of Isaiah

The Book of Isaiah (ספר ישעיהו) is the first of the Latter Prophets in the Hebrew Bible and the first of the Major Prophets in the Christian Old Testament.

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Booted eagle

The booted eagle (Hieraaetus pennatus, also classified as Aquila pennata) is a medium-sized mostly migratory bird of prey with a wide distribution in the Palearctic and southern Asia, wintering in the tropics of Africa and Asia, with a small, disjunct breeding population in south-western Africa.

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British Birds (magazine)

British Birds is a monthly ornithology magazine that was established in 1907.

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Brown snake eagle

The brown snake eagle (Circaetus cinereus) is a species of bird of prey in the family Accipitridae.

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Buteogallus

Buteogallus is a genus of bird of prey in the family Accipitridae.

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Buteoninae

The Buteoninae are a subfamily of birds of prey which consists of medium to large, broad-winged species.

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Byzantine Empire

The Byzantine Empire, also referred to as the Eastern Roman Empire and Byzantium, was the continuation of the Roman Empire in its eastern provinces during Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages, when its capital city was Constantinople (modern-day Istanbul, which had been founded as Byzantium).

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Cassin's hawk-eagle

Cassin's hawk-eagle (Aquila africana), or Cassin's eagle, is one of the booted eagles: like all eagles it is classified in the family Accipitridae.

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Chaco eagle

The Chaco eagle, or crowned solitary eagle (Buteogallus coronatus), Also called Aguila Coronada, Aguila de Azara in Spanish is an endangered bird of prey from eastern and central South America.

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Changeable hawk-eagle

The changeable hawk-eagle or crested hawk-eagle (Nisaetus cirrhatus) is a bird of prey species of the family Accipitridae.

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Chordate

A chordate is an animal belonging to the phylum Chordata; chordates possess a notochord, a hollow dorsal nerve cord, pharyngeal slits, an endostyle, and a post-anal tail, for at least some period of their life cycle.

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Circaetinae

Circaetinae is a bird of prey subfamily which consists of a group of medium to large broad-winged species.

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Circaetus

Circaetus, the snake eagles, is a genus of medium-sized eagles in the bird of prey family Accipitridae.

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Claw

A claw is a curved, pointed appendage, found at the end of a toe or finger in most amniotes (mammals, reptiles, birds).

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Common buzzard

The common buzzard (Buteo buteo) is a medium-to-large bird of prey whose range covers most of Europe and extends into Asia.

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Condor

Condor is the common name for two species of New World vultures, each in a monotypic genus.

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Congo serpent eagle

The Congo serpent eagle (Circaetus spectabilis) is a species of bird of prey in the family Accipitridae, and is sometimes placed in the monotypic genus Dryotriorchis by some taxonomic authorities.

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Crested eagle

The crested eagle (Morphnus guianensis) is a large Neotropical eagle.

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Crested serpent eagle

The crested serpent eagle (Spilornis cheela) is a medium-sized bird of prey that is found in forested habitats across tropical Asia.

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Crowned eagle

The crowned eagle, also known as the African crowned eagle or the crowned hawk-eagle (Stephanoaetus coronatus) is a large bird of prey found in sub-Saharan Africa; in Southern Africa it is restricted to eastern areas.

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David Allen Sibley

David Allen Sibley (born 22 October 1961, in Plattsburgh, New York) is an American ornithologist.

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Diffraction

--> Diffraction refers to various phenomena that occur when a wave encounters an obstacle or a slit.

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Duiker

A duiker is a small to medium-sized brown in colour antelope native to Sub-Saharan Africa.

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Eagle

Eagle is the common name for many large birds of prey of the family Accipitridae.

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Eagle feather law

The eagle feather law provides many exceptions to federal wildlife laws regarding eagles and other migratory birds to enable American Indians to continue their traditional spiritual and cultural practices.

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Eastern imperial eagle

The eastern imperial eagle (Aquila heliaca) is a large species of bird of prey that breeds from southeastern Europe to western and central Asia.

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Egyptian vulture

The Egyptian vulture (Neophron percnopterus), also called the white scavenger vulture or pharaoh's chicken, is a small Old World vulture and the only member of the genus Neophron.

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Etana

Etana was an ancient Sumerian king of the city of Kish.

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Eurasia

Eurasia is a combined continental landmass of Europe and Asia.

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Extinction

In biology, extinction is the termination of an organism or of a group of organisms (taxon), normally a species.

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Flores hawk-eagle

The Flores hawk-eagle (Nisaetus floris, formerly Spizaetus floris), is a long raptor in the family Accipitridae.

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Ganymede (mythology)

In Greek mythology, Ganymede or Ganymedes (Greek: Γανυμήδης, Ganymēdēs) is a divine hero whose homeland was Troy.

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Genus

A genus (genera) is a taxonomic rank used in the biological classification of living and fossil organisms, as well as viruses, in biology.

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Golden eagle

The golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) is one of the best-known birds of prey in the Northern Hemisphere.

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Gospel

Gospel is the Old English translation of Greek εὐαγγέλιον, evangelion, meaning "good news".

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Great Nicobar serpent eagle

The Great Nicobar serpent eagle (Spilornis klossi), also known as the South Nicobar serpent eagle, is a species of bird of prey in the Accipitridae family.

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Greater spotted eagle

The greater spotted eagle (Clanga clanga), occasionally just called the spotted eagle, is a large bird of prey.

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Grey-headed fish eagle

The grey-headed fish eagle (Haliaeetus ichthyaetus) is a fish-eating bird of prey from South East Asia.

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Gurney's eagle

Gurney's eagle (Aquila gurneyi) is a large eagle in the family Accipitridae.

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Haast's eagle

The Haast's eagle (Harpagornis moorei) is an extinct species of eagle that once lived in the South Island of New Zealand, commonly accepted to be the Pouakai of Maori legend.

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Haliastur

Haliastur is a genus of medium-sized diurnal birds of prey.

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Handbook of the Birds of the World

The Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) is a multi-volume series produced by the Spanish publishing house Lynx Edicions in partnership with BirdLife International.

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Harpy eagle

The harpy eagle (Harpia harpyja) is a neotropical species of eagle.

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Harpyhaliaetus

Harpyhaliaetus is a former genus of eagles.

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Heaven

Heaven, or the heavens, is a common religious, cosmological, or transcendent place where beings such as gods, angels, spirits, saints, or venerated ancestors are said to originate, be enthroned, or live.

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Helm Identification Guides

The Helm Identification Guides are a series of books that identify groups of birds.

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Hieraaetus

The genus Hieraaetus, sometimes known as hawk-eagles, denotes a group of smallish eagles usually placed in the Buteoninae or Aquilinae subfamilies of accipitrids.

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Holy Roman Empire

The Holy Roman Empire (Sacrum Romanum Imperium; Heiliges Römisches Reich) was a multi-ethnic but mostly German complex of territories in central Europe that developed during the Early Middle Ages and continued until its dissolution in 1806.

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Indian spotted eagle

The Indian spotted eagle (Clanga hastata) is a large South Asian bird of prey.

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Indo-European languages

The Indo-European languages are a language family of several hundred related languages and dialects.

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Israelites

The Israelites (בני ישראל Bnei Yisra'el) were a confederation of Iron Age Semitic-speaking tribes of the ancient Near East, who inhabited a part of Canaan during the tribal and monarchic periods.

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Javan hawk-eagle

The Javan hawk-eagle (Nisaetus bartelsi) (earlier placed in Spizaetus) is a medium-sized, approximately 60 cm long, dark brown raptor in the family Accipitridae.

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John Ray

John Ray FRS (29 November 1627 – 17 January 1705) was an English naturalist widely regarded as one of the earliest of the English parson-naturalists.

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Kleptoparasitism

Kleptoparasitism (literally, parasitism by theft) is a form of feeding in which one animal takes prey or other food from another that has caught, collected, or otherwise prepared the food, including stored food (as in the case of cuckoo bees, which lay their eggs on the pollen masses made by other bees; food resources could also be in the form of hosts of parasitic or parasitoid wasps).

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Legge's hawk-eagle

Legge's hawk-eagle (Nisaetus kelaarti) is a bird of prey.

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Lesser fish eagle

The lesser fish eagle (Haliaeetus humilis) is a species of Haliaeetus found in the Indian subcontinent, primarily in the foothills of the Himalayas, and south-east Asia.

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Lesser spotted eagle

The lesser spotted eagle (Clanga pomarina) is a large Eastern European bird of prey.

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Lion

The lion (Panthera leo) is a species in the cat family (Felidae).

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Little eagle

The little eagle (Hieraaetus morphnoides) is a very small eagle native to Australia, measuring 45–55 cm (17–21.5 inches) in length and weighing 815 g (1.8 lb) – roughly the size of a peregrine falcon.

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Long-crested eagle

The long-crested eagle (Lophaetus occipitalis) is an African bird of prey.

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Lucan

Marcus Annaeus Lucanus (November 3, 39 AD – April 30, 65 AD), better known in English as Lucan, was a Roman poet, born in Corduba (modern-day Córdoba), in Hispania Baetica.

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Lynx Edicions

Lynx Edicions is a Spanish ornithological publishing company.

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Madagascan fish eagle

The Madagascan fish eagle (Haliaeetus vociferoides) or Madagascar sea-eagle (to distinguish it from the Ichthyophaga fishing-eagles) is a large bird of prey in the family Accipitridae which also includes many other diurnal raptors such as kites, buzzards and harriers.

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Madagascan serpent eagle

The Madagascan serpent eagle, serpentaire de Madagascar, or culebrera azor (Eutriorchis astur) is a species of bird of prey in the family Accipitridae.

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Malagasy crowned eagle

The Malagasy crowned eagle (Stephanoaetus mahery), also known as the Madagascar crowned hawk-eagle, was a large bird of prey, comparable in size to the African crowned eagle, that inhabited Madagascar until 1500 AD.

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Martial eagle

The martial eagle (Polemaetus bellicosus) is a large eagle native to sub-Saharan Africa.

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Milvus

Milvus is a genus of medium-sized birds of prey.

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Moche culture

The Moche civilization (alternatively, the Mochica culture or the Early, Pre- or Proto-Chimú) flourished in northern Peru with its capital near present-day Moche, Trujillo, Peru from about 100 to 700 AD during the Regional Development Epoch.

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Mountain hawk-eagle

The mountain hawk-eagle or Hodgson's hawk-eagle (Nisaetus nipalensis, earlier treated under Spizaetus) is a bird of prey.

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Mountain serpent eagle

The mountain serpent eagle (Spilornis kinabaluensis), also known as the Kinabalu serpent eagle, is a bird of prey that is found in northern Borneo.

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Mule deer

The mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus) is a deer indigenous to western North America; it is named for its ears, which are large like those of the mule.

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Native Americans in the United States

Native Americans, also known as American Indians, Indians, Indigenous Americans and other terms, are the indigenous peoples of the United States.

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Nearctic realm

The Nearctic is one of the eight biogeographic realms constituting the Earth's land surface.

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Neotropical realm

The Neotropical realm is one of the eight biogeographic realms constituting the Earth's land surface.

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Nisaetus

Nisaetus is a genus of eagles found mainly in tropical Asia.

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Old English

Old English (Ænglisc, Anglisc, Englisc), or Anglo-Saxon, is the earliest historical form of the English language, spoken in England and southern and eastern Scotland in the early Middle Ages.

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Old World vulture

Old World vultures are vultures that are found in the Old World, i.e. the continents of Europe, Asia and Africa, and which belong to the family Accipitridae, which also includes eagles, buzzards, kites, and hawks.

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Ornate hawk-eagle

The ornate hawk-eagle (Spizaetus ornatus) is a bird of prey from the tropical Americas.

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Palearctic realm

The Palearctic or Palaearctic is one of the eight biogeographic realms on the Earth's surface, first identified in the 19th century, and still in use today as the basis for zoogeographic classification.

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Pallas's fish eagle

Pallas's fish eagle (Haliaeetus leucoryphus), also known as Pallas's sea eagle or band-tailed fish eagle, is a large, brownish sea eagle.

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Palm-nut vulture

The palm-nut vulture (Gypohierax angolensis) or vulturine fish eagle, is a large bird of prey in the family Accipitridae (which also includes many other diurnal raptors such as kites, buzzards and harriers, vultures, and eagles).

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Papuan eagle

The Papuan eagle (Harpyopsis novaeguineae) also known as the Papuan harpy eagle, New Guinea eagle, or Kapul eagle, is a large (length 75–90 cm, wingspan 157 cm, weight 1600–2400 g) greyish brown raptor with a short full crest, broad three-banded wings, powerful beak, large iris, long rounded tail and white underparts.

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Peru

Peru (Perú; Piruw Republika; Piruw Suyu), officially the Republic of Peru, is a country in western South America.

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Pete Dunne (author)

Pete Dunne is an American author, famous for his writings on natural history and birding.

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Philippine eagle

The Philippine eagle (Pithecophaga jefferyi), also known as the monkey-eating eagle or great Philippine eagle, is an eagle of the family Accipitridae endemic to forests in the Philippines.

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Philippine hawk-eagle

The Philippine hawk-eagle or north Philippine hawk-eagle (Nisaetus philippensis), earlier treated under Spizaetus, is a species of bird of prey in the family Accipitridae.

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Philippine serpent eagle

The Philippine serpent eagle (Spilornis holospilus) is an eagle found in the major islands of the Philippines.

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Pinsker's hawk-eagle

Pinsker's hawk-eagle, south Philippine hawk-eagle, or Mindanao hawk-eagle (Nisaetus pinskeri) is a species of bird of prey in the family Accipitridae.

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Pliny the Elder

Pliny the Elder (born Gaius Plinius Secundus, AD 23–79) was a Roman author, naturalist and natural philosopher, a naval and army commander of the early Roman Empire, and friend of emperor Vespasian.

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Psalm 103

Psalm 103 is the 103rd psalm from the Book of Psalms (Greek numbering: Psalm 102).

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Psalms

The Book of Psalms (תְּהִלִּים or, Tehillim, "praises"), commonly referred to simply as Psalms or "the Psalms", is the first book of the Ketuvim ("Writings"), the third section of the Hebrew Bible, and a book of the Christian Old Testament.

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Pygmy eagle

The pygmy eagle or New Guinea hawk-eagle (Hieraaetus weiskei) is a bird of prey found in New Guinea.

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Red-tailed hawk

The red-tailed hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) is a bird of prey that breeds throughout most of North America, from the interior of Alaska and northern Canada to as far south as Panama and the West Indies.

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Religion

Religion may be defined as a cultural system of designated behaviors and practices, world views, texts, sanctified places, prophecies, ethics, or organizations, that relates humanity to supernatural, transcendental, or spiritual elements.

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Rufous-bellied eagle

The rufous-bellied eagle or rufous-bellied hawk-eagle (Lophotriorchis kienerii) is a bird of prey in the family Accipitridae that is found in the forested regions of tropical Asia.

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Sanford's sea eagle

The Sanford's sea eagle (Haliaeetus sanfordi), sometimes listed as Sanford's fish eagle or Solomon eagle, is a sea eagle endemic to the Solomon Islands.

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Sea eagle

A sea eagle (also called erne or ern, mostly in reference to the white-tailed eagle) is any of the birds of prey in the genus Haliaeetus in the bird of prey family Accipitridae.

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Short-toed snake eagle

The short-toed snake eagle (Circaetus gallicus), also known as short-toed eagle, is a medium-sized bird of prey in the family Accipitridae, which also includes many other diurnal raptors such as kites, buzzards and harriers.

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Snake

Snakes are elongated, legless, carnivorous reptiles of the suborder Serpentes.

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Solitary eagle

The solitary eagle or montane solitary eagle (Buteogallus solitarius) is a large Neotropical eagle.

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Southern banded snake eagle

The southern banded snake eagle, also known as the East African snake eagle or fasciated snake eagle (Circaetus fasciolatus) is a species of snake eagle in the family Accipitridae which is found in eastern Sub-Saharan Africa.

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Spanish imperial eagle

The Spanish imperial eagle (Aquila adalberti), also known as the Iberian imperial eagle, Spanish eagle, or Adalbert's eagle, is a threatened species of eagle native to the Iberian Peninsula.

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Spilornis

Spilornis is a genus of bird of prey in the family Accipitridae.

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Spirituality

Traditionally, spirituality refers to a religious process of re-formation which "aims to recover the original shape of man," oriented at "the image of God" as exemplified by the founders and sacred texts of the religions of the world.

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Spizaetus

Spizaetus is the typical hawk-eagle birds of prey genus found in the tropics of the Americas.

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Steller's sea eagle

Steller's sea eagle (Haliaeetus pelagicus) is a large diurnal bird of prey in the family Accipitridae.

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Steppe eagle

The steppe eagle (Aquila nipalensis) is a bird of prey.

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Sulawesi hawk-eagle

The Sulawesi hawk-eagle (Nisaetus lanceolatus) (earlier placed under Spizaetus), also known as Celebes hawk-eagle, is a medium-sized, approximately long, crestless brown raptor in the family Accipitridae.

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Sulawesi serpent eagle

The Sulawesi serpent eagle (Spilornis rufipectus) is a species of bird of prey in the family Accipitridae.

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Sumerian religion

Sumerian religion was the religion practiced and adhered to by the people of Sumer, the first literate civilization of ancient Mesopotamia.

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Tawny eagle

The tawny eagle (Aquila rapax) is a large bird of prey.

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Taxonomy (biology)

Taxonomy is the science of defining and naming groups of biological organisms on the basis of shared characteristics.

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Thames & Hudson

Thames & Hudson (also Thames and Hudson and sometimes T&H for brevity) is a publisher of illustrated books on art, architecture, design, and visual culture.

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The Auk

The Auk: Ornithological Advances is a weekly peer-reviewed scientific journal and the official publication of the American Ornithological Society (AOS).

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Ungulate

Ungulates (pronounced) are any members of a diverse group of primarily large mammals that includes odd-toed ungulates such as horses and rhinoceroses, and even-toed ungulates such as cattle, pigs, giraffes, camels, deer, and hippopotami.

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service

The United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS or FWS) is an agency of the federal government within the U.S. Department of the Interior dedicated to the management of fish, wildlife, and natural habitats.

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Verreaux's eagle

Verreaux's eagle (Aquila verreauxii) is a large African bird of prey.

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Vertebrate

Vertebrates comprise all species of animals within the subphylum Vertebrata (chordates with backbones).

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Visual acuity

Visual acuity (VA) commonly refers to the clarity of vision.

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Vulture

A vulture is a scavenging bird of prey.

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Wahlberg's eagle

Wahlberg's eagle (Hieraaetus wahlbergi) is a bird of prey that is native to sub-Saharan Africa, where it is a seasonal migrant in the woodlands and savannas.

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Wallace's hawk-eagle

Wallace's hawk-eagle (Nisaetus nanus earlier under the genus Spizaetus) is a species of bird of prey in the family Accipitridae.

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Water bird

The term water bird, waterbird or aquatic bird (not to be confused with wading birds) is used to refer to birds that live on or around water.

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Wedge-tailed eagle

The wedge-tailed eagle or bunjil (Aquila audax) is the largest bird of prey in Australia, and is also found in southern New Guinea, part of Papua New Guinea, and Indonesia.

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Western banded snake eagle

The western banded snake eagle (Circaetus cinerascens) is a grey-brown African raptor with a short tail and a large head.

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Western Roman Empire

In historiography, the Western Roman Empire refers to the western provinces of the Roman Empire at any one time during which they were administered by a separate independent Imperial court, coequal with that administering the eastern half, then referred to as the Eastern Roman Empire.

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White-bellied sea eagle

The white-bellied sea eagle (Haliaeetus leucogaster), also known as the white-breasted sea eagle, is a large diurnal bird of prey in the family Accipitridae.

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White-tailed eagle

The white-tailed eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla) is a very large eagle widely distributed across Eurasia.

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Zeus

Zeus (Ζεύς, Zeús) is the sky and thunder god in ancient Greek religion, who rules as king of the gods of Mount Olympus.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eagle

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