The long-crested eagle (Lophaetus occipitalis) is a bird of prey. Like all eagles, it is in the family Accipitridae. It is currently placed in a monotypic genus Lophaetus.

A relatively small eagle (about 55 cm), found in Africa south of the Sahara, except in the arid zones. In southern Africa it is a fairly common resident in the eastern areas. It inhabits woodlands, exotic plantations, forest edges and mainly lives off rodents and shrews.
Long-crested Eagle
Date Location Count
2019-04-13 15:30Inyange Factory Wetland1
2019-04-21 16:52Nile It Resort and Campsite2
2019-04-11 07:04Serengeti NP--Serengeti Sopa Lodge1
2019-04-21 07:53Lake Nakuru NP--Lion Hill Lodge1
2019-04-13 09:26Mt. Kenya NP--Sirimon Track1
2019-04-13 08:10Arusha NP1
2019-04-10 06:37Harare--Ballantyne Park1
2019-04-14 09:00Waterberry Hill Resort1
2019-04-19 16:39Golden Gate Highlands NP1
2019-04-17 06:30Mkhuze Game Reserve1
2019-04-13 17:36Kuleni Conservancy1