golden eagle

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Synonyms for golden eagle

large eagle of mountainous regions of the northern hemisphere having a golden-brown head and neck

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Predators as prey at a golden eagle Aquila chrysaetos eyrie in Mongolia.
striatus Vieillot, sharp- I O shinned hawk Aquila chrysaetos (Linnaeus), I O golden eagle Buteo jamaicensis (Gmelin), red- I A tailed hawk B.
red-tailed hawks, American kestrels, turkey vultures, assorted owls, and Federally protected species like Aquila chrysaetos, the golden eagle.
West Virginia University, and David Brandes, Lafayette College, "Modeling migration and citizen-science data to estimate Golden Eagle (Aquila chrysaetos canadensis) abundance in eastern North America: are present estimates too high or low?
They also selected an impressive diversity of 24 eagle species including some of the most elusive (Madagascar Serpent Eagle, Eutriorchis astur, and New Guinea Harpy [Papuan] Eagle, Harpyopsis novaeguineae), and the most highly endangered (Philippine Eagle, Pithecophaga jefferyi), as well as the most commonly seen (Golden Eagle, Aquila chrysaetos, and Bald Eagle, Haliaeetus leucocephalus).