fishing eagle


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Noun1.fishing eagle - of southeast Europe and central Asiafishing eagle - of southeast Europe and central Asia
sea eagle - any of various large eagles that usually feed on fish
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The bird species found here include the small minivet, black-hooded oriole, mangrove whistler, cinnamon bittern, swamp francolin, grey-headed fishing eagle, brown fish owl, osprey, purple sunbird, pale-billed flowerpecker, loten's sunbird, striated babbler, striped tit-babbler, brown-cheeked fulvetta, lemon-rumped warbler, brown-winged kingfisher, purple heron, fulvous-breasted woodpecker, northern eagle owl.
The Kaziranga Park is also home to birds like the Crested Serpent Eagle, Pella's Fishing Eagle, the Grey Headed Fishing Eagle, the Bengal Florican, black-necked stork, and many more.
There is good evidence showing that another widely known South Asian predatory bird, the ringtailed fishing eagle (Haliaetus leucoryphus), fits the MBh's explicit indications for the kurara even better than the osprey does, and other eagles might well have been included among the kuraras, as well.