LONG-TOED FLUFFTAIL

(Sarothrura lugens or Coturnicops lugens)

Also known as African Chestnut-headed Crake

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Roberts VI / VII 220 / ( )
Clements 2000 46.0040
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
42-55

 

A small bird (about 15 cm) found in tropical Africa with a single recording in eastern Zimbabwe. It inhabits marshes and vleis and lives off insects and seeds.

 

List of Stamps showing Long-toed Flufftail

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Zambia 0487  0388 1987 25n