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Indian spotted eagle or greater spotted eagle? Chennai, India, Nov

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Old Sunday 18th November 2018, 13:28   #1
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Indian spotted eagle or greater spotted eagle? Chennai, India, Nov

Can't seem to figure out which eagle from this pic. Can someone help? Thanks
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Old Sunday 18th November 2018, 16:17   #2
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I think that it is subadult Indian Spotted - the type of barring on secondaries and inner primaries is correct. But some Greater Spotteds are very close.
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Old Sunday 18th November 2018, 19:11   #3
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My thoughts too, in GSE subadult I would expect barring going less far and younger (light undertail coverts) GSE might be a bit darker overall
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