GARGANEY

(Anas querquedula)

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Roberts VI / VII 110 / 38
Clements 2000 27.1070
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
27-98

 

No distribution
(Rare migrant)
A small duck (about 40cm), a rare non breeding migrant from the Palaearctic found in Zimbabwe and Botswana. It is normally found in sheltered shallow inland waters. It lives off insects, crustaceans molluscs etc.

 

 

List of Stamps showing Garganey

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Belarus 0216 0170 1996 400r
British Indian Ocean Territory 0306   2004 1.48
Bulgaria 2458 2477 1976 5s
Gambia 1971  2049 1995 D3
Gambia 4143ms   2001 D8
Grenada 4397   2001 $1.25
Guernsey  0893   2001 26p
Hungary 3089  3177 1977 5Ft
India 1935   2000 3r
India m/s   2000 3r
Ireland 1647   2004 1
Israel 1076 1131 1989 80a
Israel 1091m Bl 40 1989 80a
Liberia   1701 1996 35c
Liberia m/s 2277m 1999 $2
Malawi 0483  0239 1975 K1
Maldives 2166 2292 1995 5r
Maldives 2177 2303  1995 6r50+
Mauritania D180  P 29 1963 1f
Monaco 2031  1997 1991 4f
Netherlands 1718   1994 90c+80c
Poland 3012 2998 1985 5z
Russia 6368 0254 1992 1r
Seychelles 0914   2001 R3