DWARF BITTERN

Also known as African Dwarf Bittern

(Ixobrychus sturmii)

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Roberts VI / VII 79 / 450
Clements 2000 20.0580
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
 20-55

 

 
A small bird (about 25 cm) found in Africa south of the Sahara. In southern Africa it occurs as an uncommon to rare breeding migrant in the north and east.  It inhabits reedbeds on rivers and lives off fish, frogs and arthropods

 

List of Stamps showing Dwarf Bittern

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No stamps issued