Martial Eagle (Polemaetus bellicosus) - HBW 2, p. 200
French: Aigle martial
Spanish: Aguila Marcial
Other common names: Martial Hawk-eagle
Taxonomy: Falco bellicosus Daudin, 1800, Great Namaqualand, South Africa.
Monotypic genus, but may be better placed in genus Hieraaetus, on grounds of strong skeletal evidence. Monotypic.
Distribution: Senegambia E to Ethiopia and S to South Africa.
- Near Threatened
- No sound recordings available yet