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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39 Haliaeetus leucocephalus is which country's national bird?
Scientific name: Haliaeetus leucocephalus, a combination of Latin and Greek for haliaetos (sea eagle), leukos (white) and kephale (head).
The bald eagle, Haliaeetus leucocephalus, is one of New York State's most impressive residents and the only eagle found solely in North America.
The main run of silver salmon is in later July and early August, but they are present in the river through late November, attracting bald eagles, Haliaeetus leucocephalus, to the river in late fall.
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Movements of radio-tagged Bald Eagles Haliaeetus leucocephalus in and from south-eastern Alaska.
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