Genus Ichthyophaga


Lesser Fish-Eagle - The Lesser Fish Eagle is a species of large fish eagle found in the foothills of the Himalayas. There have been some stray reports from Gujarat and Central India and in more recent times from the Kaveri river valley in southern India. The distribution in southern India is not yet confirmed. It is also found in small numbers in other countries in south west Asia.


Grey-headed Fishing Eagle - Grey-headed Fish Eagle breeds in southern Asia from India and Sri Lanka to south east Asia and the Philippines. It is a forest bird which builds a stick nest in a tree near water and lays two to four eggs.

Order : Falconiformes
Family : Accipitridae
Genus : Ichthyophaga