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Title: African crested eagle (1/3 nat. size).
Image ID: 820523
Image ID 820523
Creators: Mützel, Gustav, 1839-1893,
Physical Description: 1 print : b&w ; 20 x 15 cm. (7 3/4 x 6 in.)
Material Type: Prints
Subjects: Birds
Eagles
Book Illustrations
Notes: Written on border: "Lophoaëtus occipitalis" Printed on border: "The nostrils are circular, the beak short, and the metatarsi of considerable length, with short feathers. In point of size the African crested eagle is somewhat inferior to the red kite, the total length of the female being 21 inches. The general colour of the plumage is chocolate-brown, with some of the feathers on the back and wing-coverts paler and the head darker, with a black crest." Includes additional text.
Alternate Title: African crested eagle (one-third natural size).
Date Published: 1895
Barcode Number: 33333159357587
Struc ID: 589386
Source: The Royal natural history.   View All images from Source
In Folder: Birds -- eagle   View All images from Folder

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