French: Aigle des Célèbes German: Celebeshaubenadler Spanish: Águila de Célebes
Spizaëtos [sic] lanceolatus
Temminck and Schlegel
Sulawesi and offshore islands of Muna and Butung; Banggai Is (Peleng, Labobo) and Sula Is.
56–64 cm; wingspan 110–135 cm. Medium-sized, boldly marked hawk-eagle, without crest, and has fairly short, broad, round-tipped wings, and longish, round-tipped... read more
Apparently undescribed in the literature, but gives a slightly rising but measured series of harsh... read more
Primary and old secondary forest with open areas, from sea level to over 2000 m, although suspected... read more
Food and feeding
Few data available. Probably takes small to medium-sized birds and mammals, with some snakes and lizards; also said to take domestic fowl.... read more
No special aerial displays reported. One nest in Aug, and season thought to be May–Aug, based on fledged young also seen in latter... read more
Sedentary, although juvenile dispersal between islands possible.
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened (Least Concern). CITES II. Formerly considered Near Threatened. Generally uncommon and local, and may number fewer than 10,000 individuals; status... read more
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