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Rufous-bellied Eagle Lophotriorchis kienerii kienerii   - Adult with prey
Rufous-bellied Eagle
Photographer : © Subharanjan Sen
Location :Kanha National Park, Madhya Pradesh, India
Date : 26 June 2008
English synonyms:Chestnut-bellied Eagle, Chestnut-bellied Hawk Eagle, Rufous-bellied Hawk Eagle, Rufous-bellied Dwarf Eagle
Bird Family :Accipitrinae - Hawks, Bazas, Honey-buzzards, Eagles, Kites, Vultures, Harriers & Buzzards
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Saw this eagle several times in Kanha but mostly in flight. On this occasion I found it just after it had killed a Grey Hornbill Ocyceros birostris!