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Pithecophaga jefferyi
The Philippine eagle

The Philippine eagle (Pithecophaga jefferyi) is a bird of prey that can be found only in the Philippines. It is also called the monkey-eating eagle, as well as agila ("eagle"), haribon, haring ibon ("king bird") and banog ("kite") by the locals. It is the largest eagle in terms of length. It is the national bird of the Philippines. The Philippine eagle is protected by law in the Philippines.

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