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Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis  
Steppe Eagle
Photographer : © Jugal Tiwari
Location :Banni Grasslands, Great Rann of Kutch, Gujarat, India
Date : 4 January 2019
English synonyms:Eastern Steppe Eagle (nipalensis), Western Steppe-Eagle (orientalis)
Bird Family :Accipitrinae - Hawks, Bazas, Honey-buzzards, Eagles, Kites, Vultures, Harriers & Buzzards
Red Data Status :Endangered
Remarks :Steppe Eagle - ringed with an Aluminium ring. C80 349 can be read. Lower part of the ring is half coloured in orange. - JT

This appears to be a ring of the Russian Raptor Research and Conservation Network from the Altai-Sayan Region of Russia, but confirmation is required. - Ed.