BLACK-BELLIED BUSTARD

(Eupodotis melanogaster or Lissotis melanogaster)

Also known as Black-bellied Korhaan

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Roberts VI / VII 238 / 204
Clements 2000 51.0210
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 47-19
The largest of the Eupodotis species (58 to 65 cm ), it is found in Africa south of the Sahara. In southern Africa it is an uncommon resident found in the north eastern parts. It inhabits bushveld and savanna grassland, and is found singly or in pairs. It feeds on insects and plants.

List of Stamps showing Black-bellied Bustard

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

United Nations 
(New York)
0820   2000 33c
Namibia     2010 Postcard Rate