GREAT CRESTED GREBE

(Podiceps cristatus)

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Roberts VI / VII 6 / 415
Clements 2000 9.0120
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 9-14
A medium sized water bird (about 50 cm) which is found throughout the Old World. Normally found in pairs or small groups, but is not common in South Africa. Lives either among water plants or open water. Lives off fish, insects, crustaceans and water plants

List of Stamps showing Great Crested Grebe

Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Albania 0748  0741 1963 0le50
Bulgaria 1834  1838 1968 3s
Cuba 3551  3406 1990 2c
Czechoslovakia 1186  1229 1960 30h
Eire 0443  0398 1979 10p
Fujeira 0001  0001 1964 1np
Fujeira 0010  0010 1964 40np
Fujeira 0039  0040 1965 15np
Fujeira 0085 0092 1967 1d/1np
Fujeira 0094 0101 1967 40d/40np
Fujeira 0123 0119 1967 15d/15np
Fujeira O 048 D 1 1965 25np
Fujeira O 158 D 10 1967 25d/25np
Georgia 0136   1995 15k
Hungary 3344  3455 1980 4Ft
Hong Kong 1188   2003 $5.00
Jersey 0777 0814 1998 5p
Lesotho 0647 0526 1985 6s
Lesotho 0647 ms 0526 1985 6s
Mali 1422 1400 1995 150f
Mongolia 0768 0793 1973 30m
Mongolia 2398ma Bl 215 1993 80t
Namibia 1172   2011 Standard Mail
Poland 1492 1498 1964 6z50
Portugal 2763    2000 85e
Rumania 6388 m   2004 16000l
Sierra Leone 1475 1455 1990 Le3
Sweden 2298   2003 10k
Switzerland J232 0939 1970 50c + 20c
Switzerland J347 1665 1998 90c + 45c
Uganda 1450 1469 1995 200s
United Nations (Geneva) 0198 0197 1991 90c