wedge-tailed eagle ‎(plural wedge-tailed eagles)

  1. The eaglehawk.
    • 2016, Melissa Davey, The Guardian, 12 July:
      A wedge-tailed eagle that was part of a birds of prey show at Alice Springs Desert Park flew at a young boy and latched on to his head with its talons instead of flying over to a perch as it had been trained to.