“In the article that appeared today about the partially blind Changeable Hawk Eagle (Nisaetus cirrhatus) LINK, the prey item appears to be an immature White Breasted Waterhen (Amaurornis phoenicurus) (above).
“I am sending you two close-up photographs of an immature specimen (above, below). The pictures show a juvenile that has shed the black fuzz of the chicks, but has not yet developed the well-demarcated white and charcoal grey plumage of the adults.
Lee Chiu San
14th September 2019