TAITA FALCON

(Falco fasciinucha)

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Roberts VI / VII 176 / 413
Clements 2000 32.0610
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 32-59
 
A smallish bird (about 28cm) which is a rare localized resident mainly found in Zimbabwe. Its habitat is cliffs and gorges while breeding and otherwise nearby woodlands. It is usually found singly or in pairs, hunting by swooping from the crags. The main diet is small birds

List of Stamps showing Taita Falcon

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Tanzania     1999 150s
Zambia 0500 0401 1987 K5
Zambia 0595 0490 1987 K20.35
South Africa 2137   2014 Int'l Small Letter