AFRICAN HAWK EAGLE

(Aquila spilogaster (7) or Hieraaetus spilogaster)

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Roberts VI / VII 137 / 390
Clements 2000 30.2170
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 30-206
 
A medium to large bird (about 65cm), found in Southern Eurasia and Africa south of the Sahara. An uncommon resident in Southern Africa, found in the north. It prefers woodland hilly areas where it lives off francolin, guineafowl and small mammals.

List of Stamps showing African Hawk Eagle

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Israel 0945  0983 1985 200s
Israel 0948m  Bl 27 1985 200s
Libya 0699  0525 1976 70dh
Maldives 2655 2809 1997 Rf 2
Namibia 1061   2007 NSM
Tanzania 1769 1738.a 1994 20s
Uganda     1999 700s
Zimbabwe 0652  0302 1984 30c