FAIRY PRION

(Pachyptila turtur)

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Roberts VI 31 / 516
Clements 2000 11.0450
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
11-46

 

A small bird (23 cm to 28 cm) found throughout the southern oceans. A rare vagrant to all SA waters, it breeds on Marion Island. Feeding habits are as for other prions.

 

List of Stamps showing Fairy Prion

Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Dominica 2477   1998 90c
South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands 0169  0158 1987 9p