AFRICAN MOURNING DOVE

Also known as Mourning Dove (6) or Mourning Collared Dove

(Streptopelia decipiens)

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Roberts VI / VII 353 / 186
Clements 2000 72.0610
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
65-60

 

 
A medium bird (about 30 cm), found in Africa south of the Sahara. In southern Africa it is a locally common resident confined to the tropical north and north east. It inhabits lowland riverine acacia, fringes of forests and cultivated lands. It lives off seeds and fallen grain.

 

List of Stamps showing African Mourning Dove

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

No stamps issued