HELMETED GUINEAFOWL

(Numida meleagris)

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Roberts VI / VII 203 / 20
Clements 2000 39.0030
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 35-208
A biggish bird ( 53 to 58 cm) found in Africa south of the Sahara, north west Africa and south Arabia. In southern Africa it is a very common resident found everywhere except the extreme west. It is highly gregarious and is found in open grasslands, savannah and bushveld. It lives off seeds, bulbs, tubers and numerous other types of food.

List of Stamps showing Helmeted Guineafowl

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Albania 1177 1217 1967 50q
Botswana 0530 0314 1982 50t
Botswana 0614 0398 1987 20t on 50t
Burundi 1499 1725 1991 50f
Cape Verde 0516 0449 1981 12e
Central African Republic 0229 0225 1971 5f+5f
Cuba 1795 1629 1970 1c
Eritrea 0418  0181 1998 3n
Ghana 1629  1577 1991 c100
Ghana 1893  1902 1993 c400
Guinea 0277  0080 1961 5f
Guinea 0278  0081 1961 10f
Guinea 0279  0082 1961 25f
Guinea 0280  0083 1961 40f
Guinea 0281  0084 1961 50f
Guinea 0282  0085 1961 75f
Guinea 0305  0107 1962 5f+5f
Guinea 0306  0108 1962 10f+5f
Guinea 0307  0109 1962 25f+5f
Guinea 0308  0110 1962 40f+5f
Guinea 0309  0111 1962 50f+5f
Guinea 0310  0112 1962 75f+5f
Korea (North) 0531 0534 1964 40ch
Lesotho 0805 0692A 1988 M 10
Lesotho 0899 0692C 1989 M 10
Malawi 0481 0237 1975 30t
Malawi 0536 0272 1976 30t
Maldives 2567   1996 Rf 5
Mali 1253 1227 1994 30f
Montserrat 0850 0803 1991 $3.50
Montserrat O 98 D 88 1992 $1 on $3.50
Namibia 0712   1997 $1.20
Namibia 0712a   1997 50c
Namibia 0712b   1997 50c
Namibia 0712c   1997 50c
Namibia 0712d   1997 $1.00
Namibia 0712e   1997 $1.00
Namibia 0744   1997 Std
Namibia 0745   1997 $1.00
Namibia 0746   1997 $1.10
Namibia 0747   1997 $1.50
Namibia 0748m   1997 $5.00
Namibia     2009 $4.10
Nicaragua 2688   1985 1cor
Rhodesia 0371 0106 1965 10s
Rhodesia 0386 0036 1966 10s
Rio Muni 0058 0058 1964 1p
Rumania 5755 5113 1995 150l
Rwanda 0463 0494 1972 32f
Southern Rhodesia 0104 0106 1964 10s
Tanzania 0641ma 0543m 1989 350s
Tanzania 0811 0742 1990 70s
Tanzania O 78   1990 70s
Tanzania 1778 1738.j 1994 350s
Upper Volta 0622 0854 1981 90f
Yemen Peoples
 Dem Republic
0103 0117 1971 65f
Yemen Republic 0155 0146 1995 30R
Zambia 0227 0142 1975 2n
Zimbabwe 0769 0419 1990 2c