NATAL SPURFOWL

Also known as Natal Francolin

(Pternistis natalensis (7) or Francolinus natalensis)

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Roberts VI / VII 196 / 12
Clements 2000 38.0460
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 35-90
 
A medium bird (about 38 cm) distributed in south east Africa from South Africa to Zambia. In southern Africa it is mainly found in the eastern parts. It is a common resident and is found in small coveys. It lives in dense thickets along water courses and eats mollusks, insects, roots and bulbs.

List of Stamps showing Natal Spurfowl

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No stamps issued