white-bellied sea eagle (Haliaeetus leucogaster)
English: A juvenile White-bellied Sea Eagle soaring above the shore of East Wallabi Island (in the Indian Oceon) Australia.
Date 3 May 2010, 12:33
Source White-Bellied Sea Eagle
Author Sascha Wenninger http://www.flickr.com/photos/30783433@N06 from Melbourne, Australia
The white-bellied sea eagle or white-breasted sea eagle (Haliaeetus leucogaster) is a large diurnal bird of prey in the family Accipitridae. A distinctive bird, the adult white-bellied sea eagle has a white head, breast, under-wing coverts and tail. Haliaeetus leucogaster is found from India, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka in southern Asia, through all of coastal Southeast Asia and southern China, eastwards through New Guinea and the Bismarck Archipelago, and Australia.