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Hawks and Eagles (Accipitridae)

Long-crested Eagle (Lophaetus occipitalis) - HBW 2, p. 201

French: Aigle huppard German: Schopfadler Spanish: Aguila Crestilarga

Taxonomy: Falco occipitalis Daudin, 1800, Knysna district, South Africa.
Monotypic genus, but may belong within genus Spizaetus. Monotypic.

Distribution: Senegambia E to Ethiopia and S to N Namibia, N Botswana and E South Africa.

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