GABAR GOSHAWK

(Melierax gabar (7) or Micronisus gabar)

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Roberts VI / VII 161 / 374
Clements 2000 30.0930
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 30-75
A small bird (28 cm to 36 cm) found in Africa south of the Sahara and southern Arabia. In southern Africa it is a common resident only absent from the south western Cape. It is found in forests (from riverine to arid savannah). The main food source is small birds up to the size of thrushes, but also small mammals and reptiles

List of Stamps showing Gabar Goshawk

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Botswana 0425 0212 1978 P1
Liberia   1585 1994 $1
Namibia 1068m   2007 Std PC