WHISKERED TERN

(Chlidonias hybridus)

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Roberts VI / VII 338 / 339
Clements 2000 68.0340
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 61-49
A smallish bird (24 to 25 cm), found in Africa, the southern Palearctic, southern Asia and Australasia. It is a locally common nomad throughout southern Africa and is gregarious in small flocks. It lives off insects and small frogs.

List of Stamps showing Whiskered Tern

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Maldives 2782   1997 Rf 10
Rumania 5332  4651 1991 7le