SOUTHERN POCHARD

(Netta erythropthalma)

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Roberts VI / VII 113 / 40
Clements 2000 27.1180
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
27-109

 

A medium sized bird (about 51 cm) inhabiting southern Africa to Ethiopia and southern America. Found throughout southern Africa, it is highly gregarious and lives on the deeper inland waters. The main food source is seeds of aquatic plants.

 

List of Stamps showing Southern Pochard

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Ghana 2125  2158 1995 c400