BOOTED EAGLE

(Aquila pennatus (7) or Hieraaetus  pennatus)

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Roberts VI / VII 136 / 392
Clements 2000 30.2180
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
30-207

 

A medium bird (48 cm to 52 cm) found throughout Africa, Europe and Asia. It is a common bird with an intra African migrant breeding population in the south west and a non breeding migrant elsewhere. It is often solitary and occurs in semi-arid hilly country. Major food source is birds.

 

List of Stamps showing Booted Eagle

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Czech Republic 0377   2003 9 k
Hungary 1854  1884 1962 80fi
Hungary 4100  4203 1992 10Ft
Korea (North) 0823  0822 1967 10ch
Moldavia 0168  0158 1995 4b
Sierra Leone 3104   1999 Le600