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Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca   - With prey
Eastern Imperial Eagle
Photographer : © Nikhil Devasar
Location :Little Rann of Katchh, Gujarat, India
Date : Late December 2009
English synonyms:Imperial Eagle, Asian Imperial Eagle
Bird Family :Accipitrinae - Hawks, Bazas, Honey-buzzards, Eagles, Kites, Vultures, Harriers & Buzzards
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Vulnerable
Remarks :As we drove away from the lake we saw some an Imperial Eagle at a new kill. Closer inspection revealed a completely paralyzed but still alive Marsh Harrier.