Changeable Hawk-Eagle

Scientific Name: Nisaetus cirrhatus
Malay Name: Helang-Hindik Biasa
Chinese Name: 凤头鹰雕

Breeding Range: (OR) Himalayas, c,s India and Sri Lanka to Greater Sundas and Philippines

Polytypic. Subspecies are: limnaeetus, cirrhatus, ceylanensis, andamanensis, vanheurni

Local Subspecies: limnaeetus

Size: 61-75 cm

Similar looking species: Short-toed Snake Eagle, Crested Honey Buzzard

Local Status: Uncommon resident


External Links:
Conservation Status: IUCN Red List Page
Photos: Oriental Bird Images
Sound Recordings: xeno-canto Link
Wikipedia Entry: Wikipedia Link