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Legge's Hawk-Eagle
Nisaetus kelaarti Legge, 1878
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Order:
  Accipitriformes
Family:
  Accipitridae
Genus:
  Nisaetus

Scientific:
  Nisaetus kelaarti

Citation:
  Legge, 1878

Reference:
  Ibis p.202

Protonym:
  Spizaetus kelaarti

Avibase ID:
  38856722D34E988B

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 824095

Geographic range:

  • Nisaetus kelaarti: SW India (Western Ghats) and Sri Lanka
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Legge's Hawk-Eagle
Czech:
  Legge's Hawk-Eagle
German:
  Ceylonadler
Danish:
  Legge's Hawk-Eagle
Spanish:
  Aguila-azor de Ceilán
Finnish:
  Legge's Hawk-Eagle
French:
  Aigle de Legge
Icelandic:
  Legge's Hawk-Eagle
Italian:
  Legge's Hawk-Eagle
Japanese:
  reggukumataka
Japanese:
  レッグクマタカ
Dutch:
  Legges Kuifarend
Norwegian:
  Keralaskogørn
Polish:
  wojownik jarzębaty
Portuguese:
  Legge's Hawk-Eagle
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Legge's Hawk-Eagle
Russian:
  Горный хохлатый орёл
Slovak:
  orlovec cejlónsky
Swedish:
  ghatshökörn
Chinese:
  力氏鹰雕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Spizaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Spizaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
    Nisaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
    Nisaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
    Nisaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
    Nisaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
   Mountain Hawk-Eagle (Legge's) ( Nisaetus nipalensis kelaarti)
eBird version 1.53:
   Mountain Hawk-Eagle (Legge's) ( Nisaetus nipalensis kelaarti)
eBird version 1.54:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
    Nisaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
    Nisaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
    Nisaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (3/07/2017):
    Nisaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Spizaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Spizaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Spizaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   Legge's Hawk-Eagle ( Nisaetus kelaarti) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Spizaëtus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Nisaetus kelaarti [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Nisaetus [nipalensis or kelaarti] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

German: Ceylonadler
English: Legge's Hawk-Eagle, Mountain Hawk-Eagle (Legge's)
Spanish: Aguila-azor de Ceilán
Spanish (Spain): Águila-azor de Ceilán
French: Aigle de Legge
Japanese: reggukumataka
Japanese: レッグクマタカ
Latin: Nisaetus kelaarti, Nisaetus nipalensis kelaarti, Spizaetus kelaarti, Spizaetus nipalensis kelaarti, Spizaëtus nipalensis kelaarti
Malayalam: വലിയ കിന്നരിപ്പരുന്ത്
Dutch: Legges Kuifarend
Norwegian: Keralaskogørn
Polish: wojownik jarzębaty
Russian: Горный хохлатый орёл
Slovak: orlovec cejlónsky
Swedish: ghatshökörn
Chinese: 力氏鹰雕
Chinese (Traditional): 萊氏角鷹

 

         

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