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EAGLE, money. A gold coin of the United States, of the value of ten dollars. It weighs two hundred and fifty-eight grains. Of one thousand parts, nine hundred are of pure gold, and one hundred of all Act of January 18, 1837, 4 Sharsw. Cont. of Story's L. U. S. 2523, 4. Vide Money.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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In this way, the identification of the feather as belonging to the black hawk-eagle (Spizaetus tyrannus), was confirmed, with 99.68% and 99% top matches respectively.
Based on IUCN (2013) criteria, six listed species are threatened: one (White-shouldered Ibis) is Critically Endangered, another (Storm's Stork) is Endangered and four (Chinese Egret, Lesser Adjutant, Wallace's Hawk-Eagle, Blue-banded Kingfisher) are Vulnerable.
"Birds of prey are one of the few things that some modern primates have special calls or alarms for." The killer has been identified as an African crowned eagle - also known as the crowned hawk-eagle - which still preys on small primates.
Peering out the shooting window, I could see that an African hawk-eagle had just trapped and killed a guinea fowl against the front of the blind.