Crested Serpent Eagle (Spilornis cheela)
Scientific classification:
Kingdom : Animalia
Phylum : Chordata
Class : Aves
Order : Accipitriformes
Family : Accipitridae
Genus : Spilornis
Species : cheela
Scientific name: Spilornis cheela
Important Facts:
Length 55-75cm.
Weight 800 – 1000 gm.
Life Span 50 years
Sexual maturity  
Incubation period 35 days
Clutch size 1-2 eggs
Lives in all kinds of forests, Mangroves and scrubs.
South Asia, Pakistan, India Sri Lanka, Southeast Asia, southern China and Indonesia.
Hunts on Reptiles, snakes and lizards
(per head)
Alive chicks 7 days old – 2 no.