Haliaeetus leucocephalus

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Synonyms for Haliaeetus leucocephalus

a large eagle of North America that has a white head and dark wings and body

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The bald eagle's scientific name, haliaeetus leucocephalus, signifies a sea (halo) eagle (aeetus) with a white (leukos) head.
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The bird's Latin name, Haliaeetus leucocephalus, means "sea eagle with white head.
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