Booted Eagle
Aquila pennata

– buzzard-sized raptor
– diurnal migrant, strictly over land
– migrates singly
– at migration bottlenecks sometimes mixed with other raptors


Booted Eagle Aquila pennata, DARK AD
BIF1513, 06/06/2016, Mongolia, Mathias Putze

Booted Eagle Aquila pennata, DARK AD
BIF1514, 06/06/2016, Mongolia, Mathias Putze

Booted Eagle Aquila pennata, DARK AD
BIF1515, 07/06/2016, Mongolia, Mathias Putze

Booted Eagle Aquila pennata, DARK AD
BIF1516, 07/06/2016, Mongolia, Mathias Putze

Booted Eagle Aquila pennata, IMED 2CY
BIF1517, 28/05/2011, Mongolia, Mathias Putze

Booted Eagle Aquila pennata, IMED 2CY
BIF1518, 28/05/2011, Mongolia, Mathias Putze

Booted Eagle Aquila pennata, IMED AD
BIF1519, 13/08/2011, Besh Barmag, Azerbaijan, Michael Heiß

Booted Eagle Aquila pennata, IMED AD
BIF1520, 14/08/2011, Besh Barmag, Azerbaijan, Michael Heiß

Booted Eagle Aquila pennata IMED
BIF1521, 14/06/2011, Mongolia, Mathias Putze

Booted Eagle Aquila pennata, IMED 2CY
BIF1522, 06/06/2016, Mongolia, Mathias Putze

Booted Eagle Aquila pennata, PALE 2CY
BIF1523, 20/04/2011, Maylytogay, Kazakstan, Patrick Franke

Booted Eagle Aquila pennata, PALE 2CY
BIF23, 20/04/2011, Maylytogay, Kazakstan, Patrick Franke

voice: usually nonvocal during migration

comparison species:
Bonelli’s Eagle (v)
Black Kite (v)
Black-eared Kite (v)
Yellow-billed Kite (v)
Western Marsh Harrier (v)

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