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    • Schlangenweihen
  • Scientific Names
    • Spilornis
  • English
    • Serpent-Eagles

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

sujithsivadas

Date

January 8, 2012

Description

crested serpent eagle (Spilornis cheela)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Crested Serpent Eagle Spilornis cheela

Observer

dspundir

Date

May 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Crested Serpent-Eagle Spilornis cheela

Observer

kirstenrose

Date

May 2, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

wkcheng71

Date

May 17, 2015 09:25 AM HKT

Place

Cheung Lek (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

crested serpent eagle Spilornis cheela

Observer

rcollin

Date

April 26, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Crested Serpent Eagle Spilornis cheela

Observer

dspundir

Date

April 30, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Crested Serpent Eagle Spilornis cheela

Observer

dspundir

Date

April 29, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Crested Serpent Eagle Spilornis cheela

Observer

earthknight

Date

April 21, 2015

Description

No photograph.

Large broad-winged raptor riding the updraft above the cliffs.

Dark body with wings and tail carrying distinctive bright white bands edged by black.

Heavily back-lit so color was impossible to determine, but the white banding was diagnostic.

Photos / Sounds

What

Crested Serpent Eagle Spilornis cheela

Observer

ivijayanand

Date

January 18, 2015 11:32 AM IST

Description

Crested Serpent Eagle
Location: Forest track near Srirampur, Karimganj District, Assam
Date: 18th January 2015
Equipment: Nikon D800 with Nikkor 300mm f2.8 + 1.7x TC

Photos / Sounds

What

Crested Serpent Eagle Spilornis cheela

Observer

ivijayanand

Date

January 18, 2015 11:32 AM IST

Description

Crested Serpent Eagle
Location: Forest track near Srirampur, Karimganj District, Assam
Date: 18th January 2015
Equipment: Nikon D800 with Nikkor 300mm f2.8 + 1.7x TC

Photos / Sounds

What

Crested Serpent Eagle Spilornis cheela

Observer

jmaughn

Date

January 17, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Observer

dave_k_h

Date

January 7, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

Spilornis is a genus of bird of prey in the family Accipitridae. As adults all have dark crowns, and bright yellow eyes and cere. These medium-sized raptors are found in forests of southern Asia and are known as serpent-eagles; an English name shared with two African species from the genera Dryotriorchis and Eutriorchis.

No range data available.