White-bellied Sea-Eagle
White bellied Sea Eagle
White-bellied Sea Eagle (Adelaide River, Darwin)
Scientific classification Red Pencil Icon
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Afroaves
Superorder: Accipitrimorphae
Order: Accipitriformes
Family: Accipitridae
Subfamily: Buteoninae
Tribe: Milvini
Genus: Icthyophaga
Species: I. leucogaster
Binomial name
Icthyophaga leucogaster
(Gmelin, 1788)

Haliaeetus lecuogaster

White-bellied Sea-Eagle, Icthyophaga leucogaster is a species of raptor in the Milvini tribe. It is a sister species with the Sanford's Sea-Eagle, African Fish-Eagle and Madagascan Fish-Eagle.[1]

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Other common names Also known as the White-bellied Fish-Eagle[1]
Scientific Haliaeetus leucogaster


White-bellied Sea Eagle portrait

Portrait of the White-bellied Sea-Eagle's head view.

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  1. ^ a b Debus, S. & Kirwan, G.M. (2016). White-bellied Sea-eagle (Haliaeetus leucogaster). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 2 February 2016).

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