AFRICAN MARSH HARRIER

(Circus ranivorus)

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Roberts VI / VII 165 / 366
Clements 2000 30.0750
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
30-91

 

 
A medium harrier (44 cm to 49 cm) found in Africa from South Africa to the Sudan. In southern Africa it is a common resident throughout except for the drier west. The habitat is marshes, vleis and adjacent grasslands. It is either solitary or in pairs and hunts small rodents and birds.

 

List of Stamps showing African Marsh Harrier

 Country

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