Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos Scientific name definitions

Todd E. Katzner, Michael N. Kochert, Karen Steenhof, Carol L. McIntyre, Erica H. Craig, and Tricia A. Miller
Version: 2.0 — Published September 17, 2020

Figures from this Account

Distribution of the Golden Eagle
Figure 1. Annual cycle of breeding, migration, and molt.

Thick lines show peak activity; thin lines, off-peak.

Figure 2. Flight calls of an adult Golden Eagle.

Prepared by the staff of the Borror Laboratory of Bioacoustics (BLB), The Ohio State University, from BLB recording no. 25828, Yukon, Northwest Territories, Canada, 10 Jun 1997, using a Kay Elemetrics DSP 5500 Sona-Graph (with an effective frequency resolution of 75 Hz and a 200-point FFT transform size).

Recommended Citation

Katzner, T. E., M. N. Kochert, K. Steenhof, C. L. McIntyre, E. H. Craig, and T. A. Miller (2020). Golden Eagle (Aquila chrysaetos), version 2.0. In Birds of the World (P. G. Rodewald and B. K. Keeney, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.goleag.02