Crested Eagle Morphnus guianensis

  • Order: Accipitriformes
  • Family: Accipitridae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Jedediah W. Smith

Demography and Populations

Very little demographic data is available for this species. Females may be able to produce eggs as early as two years of age (Kiff et al. 1989). One female in captivity lived until the age of eleven years, but her cause of death is not reported (Kiff et al. 1989).

Recommended Citation

Smith, J. W. (2012). Crested Eagle (Morphnus guianensis), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.