Aquila heliaca (Eastern Imperial Eagle)

Eastern Imperial Eagle

Dutch: Keizerarend

Order: Falconiformes
Family: Accipitridae
Genus: Aquila
Species: Aquila heliaca

Rampotheca absent. Many thanks to the Royal Belgian institute of natural sciences, Brussels, for allowing us to photograph this specimen.

Side, top and bottom view of skull. (Click on image to enlarge)

Length: 118 mm
Length cranium: 67 mm
Width (cranium): 66 mm
Height (cranium): 40 mm
Alternative names: Kaiseradler (German), Aigle impérial (French), Aguila Imperial Oriental (Spanish)