Hawks and Eagles (Accipitridae)

Great Philippine Eagle (Pithecophaga jefferyi) - HBW 2, p. 192

French: Aigle des singes German: Affenadler Spanish: Aguila Monera
Other common names: (Philippine) Monkey-eating Eagle, Philippine Eagle

Taxonomy: Pithecophaga jefferyi Ogilvie Grant, 1896, Samar, Philippine Islands.
Monotypic genus of uncertain affinities. Monotypic.

Distribution: Larger islands of N & E Philippines, on Luzon, Leyte, Samar and Mindanao.