Tag: Flores Hawk-Eagle

The taxonomic status of Flores Hawk Eagle Spizaetus floris

Flores Hawk-Eagle (Nisaetus floris) Science Article 1 abstract The Changeable Hawk Eagle Spizaetus cirrhatus complex ranges from India (cirrhatus) through South-East Asia (mainly limnaeetus) to Flores, Sumbawa and Lombok, Indonesia (floris). The latter taxon is morphologically very distinct from the widespread limnaeetus. It has diagnostic white patches on the upperside of the inner parts of […]