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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliaeetus vocifer (Daudin, 1800) 
AphiaID: 212677

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFalconiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAccipitridae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHaliaeetus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHaliaeetus Savigny, 1809
Source  basis of record Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAfrikaanse zeearend  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAfrican fish eagle  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpygargue vocifer  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSchreiseeadler  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (25 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 4 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 63-73 cm. Plumage: Head and tail white; back and wings black; wing coverts, belly and crissum dark chestnut. Immature dull mottled blackish brown above and on belly, white below with dull brown streaking and spotting on breast, chest and upper belly; tail with a dark tip; streaking and spotting decreases as the bird matures, but this takes several years. Bare parts: iris hazel to pale brown; bill black with a bright yellow cere, grey in immature; lores bright yellow, grey in immature; feet and legs bright yellow, grey in immature. Habitat: bays, beaches, estuaries, creeks and any other open water, coastal or inland; usually associated with large trees.<388><391><393> [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Haliaeetus vocifer
Haliaeetus vocifer
Haliaeetus vocifer
Haliaeetus vocifer
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212677
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-07-17 11:07:59Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Haliaeetus vocifer (Daudin, 1800). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212677 on 2014-04-21
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