AFRICAN OLIVE-PIGEON

Also known as Rameron Pigeon (6) or Olive Pigeon

(Columba arquatrix)

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Roberts VI / VII 350 / 181
Clements 2000 72.0140
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
65-15

 

 
A large bird (about 40 cm), found in Africa from the Cameroon and Ethiopia to the Cape. In southern Africa it is a locally common resident confined to the forested regions of the south and east. It inhabits the canopy of lowland and montaine evergreen forests, living off fruit and seeds

 

List of Stamps showing African Olive-Pigeon

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No stamps issued