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The Philippine Eagle (Pithecophaga jefferyi), also known as the Monkey-eating Eagle, is an eagle of the family Accipitridae that is endemic to forests.
Philippine Eagle. Endangered. Only found in the islands of Philippine.
PHILIPPINE EAGLE (Pithecophaga jefferyi) - one of the largest and most powerful Eagles in the world. It is found only in the Philippines in thick, mountainous forests. Preys upon small to medium-sized large mammals, including flying lemurs, civets, flying squirrels, fruit bats, and macaques, medium-sized birds, snakes, and lizards. One of the most endangered raptors in the world. Also called the Monkey-eating Eagle.
Águia-pega-Macaco (Pithecophaga jefferyi)
Credit: Atlas of Rare Birds/New Holland Publishers The Philippine eagle could be one of the first big flagship species to be driven to extin...
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