Java Hawk Eagle

The Javan Hawk-eagle, Nisaetus bartelsi is a medium-sized, approximately 61cm long, dark brown raptor in the family Accipitridae. It has a long crest, rufous head and neck, and heavily barred black below. The crest is black with white tip. Both sexes are similar. The young is duller and has unmarked underparts.

The Java Hawk Eagle is classified as Endangered (EN), considered to be facing a very high risk of extinction in the wild.

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Order : Falconiformes
Family : Accipitridae
Genus : Spizaetus
Species : bartelsi
Authority : Stresemann, 1924