Little Eagle
Dark Morph Immature
Little Eagle
Light Morph Immature
Little Eagle (Hieraaetus morphnoides)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Chordate (Chordata) - Bird (Aves)
Order: Bird of Prey (Falconiformes)
Family: Eagle & Hawk (Accipitridae)
Species: Little Eagle (Hieraaetus morphnoides)
This Photo:     Dark Morph Immature
Similar Species: Whistling Kite

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)

Copyright © 2011- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 28-Dec-2011
This species is classed as VU (Vulnerable) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)