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  • proper n. A taxonomic genus within the family Accipitridae.


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  • The Luzon Rain Forests ecoregion is rich in endemic species and also contains one of the largest populations of the Philippine eagle Pithecophaga jefferyi.

    Luzon rain forests

  • Perhaps the best-known bird species in the Philippines is the Philippine eagle (Pithecophaga jefferyi, CR), the second-largest eagle in the world.

    Biological diversity in the Philippines

  • In addition to the restricted-range species, several widespread threatened species are found in the ecoregion, including the critically endangered Philippine eagle (Pithecophaga jeffreyi) and Philippine cockatoo (Cacatua haematuropygia).

    Mindanao-Eastern Visayas rain forests

  • In addition to the restricted-range species, the critically endangered Philippine eagle (Pithecophaga jeffreyi) and vulnerable spotted imperial-pigeon (Ducula carola) are found in the ecoregion.

    Mindanao montane rain forests

  • Philippine eagle (Pithecophaga jefferyi) has a new enhanced and improved cage, thanks to boxing champ Manny Pacquiao. - Articles related to Survey: More Pinoys going to cinemas

  • 'Girlie,' a Philippine Eagle (Pithecophaga jefferyi), who - Articles related to UN wildlife trade agency backs ban on bluefin tuna

  • For comparison, the largest living eagles, the Harpy Harpia harpyja, Philippine eagle Pithecophaga jefferyi and European Haliaeetus albicilla and Steller’s sea eagles H. pelagicus, rarely exceed 2.4 m in wingspan.

    Archive 2006-03-01

  • The skull of Haast’s eagle measures 15 cm in total length and is elongate, looking something like a stretched version of an Aquila skull, and without the tremendously deep beak seen in some forest eagles like Pithecophaga and Harpia.

    Archive 2006-03-01


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