Photo category:
Beech forest of continental Greece
Vertebrates specimen collection
Natural History Museum of Crete exhibition

  • Photo taken by:
    Trikali, M.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Lesser Spotted Eagle
Beech forest of continental Greece diorama

Photo of a Lesser Spotted Eagle, Aquila pomarina, a migratory eagle of eastern Europe and north-western Asian forests, that overwinters in eastern Africa. It preys upon a variety of vertebrates and nests in trees.