- a large aggressive Australian eagle, Aquila audaxAlso called: wedge-tailed eagle
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The exogamous 'phratries' of these tribes are Eagle-Hawk and Crow.Social Origins and Primal Law
Now this name Bun-jel means "eagle-hawk," and the eagle-hawk is a totem among certain stocks.Myth, Ritual, and Religion, Vol. 1
The relation between the Australian supernatural being Bunjil (or Punjil) and the eagle-hawk is not clear.Introduction to the History of Religions
Crawford Howell Toy
Among the Wurunjerri, the names employed are Bunjil and Waang, which designate the eagle-hawk and the crow.
It is also the eagle-hawk and the crow which have given their names to the two phratries of the Ngarigo and the Wolgal.