The Bateleur Eagle is a medium-sized eagle found in Africa. It is a very striking bird, with black and white plumage and a red head. It is a specialised hunter, feeding mainly on snakes, lizards and small mammals. This makes it an important predator in its ecosystem. The Bateleur Eagle is also a very impressive flyer, able to stay aloft for long periods of time while hunting. Thanks to its aerial agility and hunting skills, the Bateleur Eagle is one of the most successful raptor species in Africa.