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
2021-02-23 08:00Semuliki NP1
2021-01-31 11:34Queen Elizabeth II NP--Northern Sector4
2021-02-10 08:30Queen Elizabeth II NP--Kasenyi Track2
2021-02-20 08:00Queen Elizabeth Bush Lodge1
2021-02-19 07:15Queen Elizabeth II NP--Lake Bunyampaka3
2021-02-19 11:19Chimpanzee Guesthouse1
2021-02-14 10:10Bwindi-Impenetrable NP--Ruhija2
2021-02-19 10:16Kibale Forest NP2
2021-02-02 08:09Bigodi Swamp1
2021-02-22 08:30Bigodi Community Walk1
2021-02-02 17:05Kibale Forest Camp1
2021-01-26 08:41Gashora Swamp1
2021-02-15 08:18Lake Mburo NP--Nyarutegura River Mouth2
2021-02-05 06:21Akagera Np -- Mohana Plain and Lake Rwanyakazinga Picnic Site1
2021-01-31 20:23Nkima Forest Lodge1
2021-02-08 08:30Mabamba Swamp--Main channel3
2021-02-07 16:15Entebbe Botanical Garden1
2021-02-19 10:05Moroto (Village)1
2021-02-04 07:05Kisumu Waterfront (incl. Ndunga Swamp, Hippo Pt. and Impala Park)
2021-02-20 07:40Lilayi Lodge
2021-02-23 07:17Angama Lodge (Ol Kurruk)1
2021-02-23 14:00Maasai Mara NR--Mara Triangle1
2021-02-18 18:42St Andrews Turi, KE (-0.279, 35.764)1
2021-02-16 11:01Kembu Farm and Cottages, Njoro1
2021-02-16 10:05Hwy 104 (btwn Gilgil and Nakuru)1
2021-02-07 15:00Lentorre Lodge2
2021-01-31 09:51U of N Kabete Campus & Field Station (incl. Loresho Swamp)
2021-01-30 06:04Kisolanza The Old Farm House1
2021-01-26 07:00Tsavo East NP (general)2
2021-02-12 17:19Diepsloot Nature Reserve1
2021-02-22 06:23Wamba Marsh1
2021-02-20 08:57Kruger NP--Pafuri Picnic Site1
2021-01-30 08:00Karkloof--Mbona Mountain Estate1
2021-02-05 17:01Cedara Agricultural College Conservancy1
2021-02-03 16:38Hilton--Mondi Forests1
2021-02-01 10:36Hilton--Doreen Clark NR2
2021-02-12 00:00Pietermaritzburg--General area2
2021-02-13 12:05Pietermaritzburg--Darvill Resources Park2
2021-02-05 05:34Manyoni GR (please be more specific)1
2021-01-29 16:30Ridgeside Reservoir1
2021-02-07 07:00Dunes de Dovela1