BLACK-WINGED PRATINCOLE

(Glareola nordmanni)

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Roberts VI / VII 305 / 305
Clements 2000 59.0140
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
55-13

 

 
A medium bird (26 to 27 cm), breeding in south east Europe and south west Asia, migrating to southern Africa, where it is a locally abundant and found mainly in the highveld. It inhabits open grassveld and is highly gregarious. It lives off insects.

 

List of Stamps showing Black-winged Pratincole

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