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Grey-headed Fish Eagle Icthyophaga ichthyaetus   - Adult in flight
Grey-headed Fish Eagle
Photographer : © Kaajal Dasgupta
Location :Myorpur Forest Range, Sonbhadra, Uttar Pradesh, India
Date : 13 September 2015
English synonyms:Greater Grey-headed Fish-Eagle, Greater Gray-headed Fish-Eagle, Gray-headed Fish Eagle, Grey-headed Fishing Eagle, Gray-headed Fishing Eagle, Ceylon Grey-headed Fishing Eagle, Ceylon Gray-headed Fishing Eagle, Greater Fish Eagle, Greater Fishing Eagle, Larger Fish Eagle, Tank Eagle
Bird Family :Accipitrinae - Hawks, bazas, honey-buzzards, eagles, kites, vultures, harriers & buzzards
Red Data Status :Near Threatened
Remarks :A lone bird was observed sitting close to the river looking for fish. It took a flight when it noticed me. - KD
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