STREAKY-BREASTED FLUFFTAIL

(Sarothrura boehmi or Coturnicops boehmi)

Also known as Streaky-breasted Crake

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Roberts VI / VII 219 / 211
Clements 2000 46.0050
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
42-56

 

 
A small bird (about 15 cm) found in Africa south of the Sahara to the eastern Zimbabwe. In southern Africa it is a locally fairly common breeding migrant found only in eastern Zimbabwe. It inhabits drier open grasslands subjected to seasonal flooding. It is a solitary bird which flies strongly and runs swiftly. It mainly eats seeds.

 

List of Stamps showing Streaky-Breasted Flufftail

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

No stamps issued