philippine eagle

Monkey-Eating Eagle

Monkey-Eating Eagle

Also called as the Great Philippine Eagle, the Monkey-Eating Eagle (Pithecophaga jefferyi) is the world’s largest eagle. The species was discovered by English naturalist John Whitehead in 1896. Monkey-Eating Eagles can be found in eastern Luzon, Leyte, Samar and in Mindanao, where most of the species reside. The Philippine Eagle has a very majestic appearance….