The Wedge-tailed Eagle (Aquila audax), sometimes known as the Eaglehawk (a slight misnomer, as it is among the largest raptors) in its native range, is the largest bird of prey in Australia, and is also found in southern New Guinea.

The Wedge-tailed Eagle (Aquila audax), sometimes known as the Eaglehawk (a slight misnomer, as it is among the largest raptors) in its native range, is the largest bird of prey in Australia, and is also found in southern New Guinea.

Harpy Eagle is one of the world's largest & most powerful birds of prey living in the tropical rainforests of Central & South America

ギリシャ神話から飛び出してきたような鳥「ハーピーイーグル」は正面から見ると別の鳥に見える

Sv Harpyja Harpy Eagle is one of the world's largest & most powerful birds of prey living in the tropical rainforests of Central & South America

VS.        Australian Wedge Tailed Eagle (gives you some idea on how big these creatures are!)

The Wedge-tailed Eagle is one of twelve species of large predominantly dark-coloured eagles in the genus Aquila found worldwide.

Harpy Eagle is one of the world's largest & most powerful birds of prey living in the tropical rainforests of Central & South America

The Harpy Eagle is a Neotropical species of eagle. It is the largest raptor found in the Americas, and among the largest extant species of eagles in the world- it looks like Buckbeak from Harry Potter!

Vultur gryphus; Andean Condor. The largest bird in the world.

Andean Condor: world's largest bird / Though endangered, it's in far better shape than its CA cousin. A few thousand S American birds survive & reintroduction programs are working to supplement that number.

Falcons are medium sized birds of prey found all across the world although falcons tend to prefer the more temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere.                                                                                                                                                      More

The Gyrfalcon, also spelled gerfalcon—Falco rusticolus—Faucon gerfaut-is the largest of the falcon species. The Gyrfalcon breeds on Arctic coasts and the islands of North America, Europe, and Asia.

Harpy Eagle in Profile

These magnificent birds, harpy eagles, can reach up to tall. I've heard stories of these giants actually picking up infants and small children. A MOST awesome predatory raptor.

Wedge-tailed eagle - Australia’s largest bird of prey

falconsandhawks: “ Wedge-tailed eagle - Australia’s largest bird of prey Photo credits: Lone Pine Koala Sancturay ”

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