Haliaeetus pelagicus (Steller’s Sea Eagle)

Steller’s Sea Eagle

Dutch: Steller Zeearend

Order: Falconiformes
Family: Accipitridae
Genus: Haliaeetus
Species: Haliaeetus pelagicus

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: 141 mm
Length cranium: 71 mm
Width (cranium): 67 mm
Height (cranium): 42 mm
Alternative names: Riesenseeadler (German), Pygargue de Steller (French), Pigargo Gigante (Spanish)