Mountain Hawk-eagle Nisaetus nipalensis


Clark, W.S., Boesman, P. and Kirwan, G.M. 2015. Mountain Hawk-eagle (Nisaetus nipalensis). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. and de Juana, E. (eds), Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive, Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Global Raptor Information Network. 2015. Species account: Mountain Hawk-eagle Nisaetus nipalensis. Available at: (Accessed: 03/07/2015).

Shivakoti, S., Ito, H., Otsuki, K. and Ito, T. 2010. Characterization of H5N1 Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Virus Isolated from a Mountain Hawk Eagle in Japan. Journal of Veterinary Medical Science 72(4): 459-463.

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BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Nisaetus nipalensis. Downloaded from on 08/12/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 08/12/2019.