Madagascan fish eagle

Madagascan fish eagle

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Haliaeetus vociferoides

The Madagascar fish eagle or Madagascar sea-eagle, is a large bird of prey in the family Accipitridae which also includes many other diurnal raptors such as kites, buzzards and harriers. It is endemic to the coastal strip in the northwest of Madagascar. It is about 63 cm long and has a pale brown head, dark brown body and white tail. The Madagascan fish eagle has been suffering from a declining population and is threatened by habitat destruction and persecution, and the International Union for Conservation of Nature has rated its conservation status as being "critically endangered".

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Madagascan fish eagle habitat map

Habits and Lifestyle

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Seasonal behavior

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References

1. Madagascan fish eagle Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madagascan_fish_eagle
2. Madagascan fish eagle on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22695121/125395004

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