Birds of Colombia

    ACCIPITRIFORMES: Accipitridae (Kites, Hawks and Eagles)  
Genus: Morphnus (1 species, 1 worldwide)


Crested Eagle
Crested Eagle (Morphnus guianensis) Male Near Threatened
Darien, Panama
  Uncommon dark morph.
   

Crested Eagle
Crested Eagle (Morphnus guianensis) Juvenile Near Threatened
  Showing the almost white coloring most common for this species.
   

As large as the Harpy Eagle, and with much range overlap, but much thinner.


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