Aquila chrysaetos

This is the most powerful predator of Greece (ed. Aquila chrysaetos), with opening wings 185-220m. and body length of 75-90cm. When flies distinguished golden yellow throat and the long tail. The adult bird has a characteristic golden head and neck, the body and wings are uniformly dark underneath and over the wings is paler. In the queue are also lighter films. For its size is very agile predator, capable rushes to the ground at high speed. Usually hunt in pairs. The diet consists of a golden eagle birds and medium-sized mammals, such as pigeons, doves, kaliakoudes, partridges, rabbits and even turtles that searches the hillsides, in forest clearings and open areas. We call them 'Vitsilia'.

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