MEYER'S PARROT

(Poicephalus meyeri)

Also known as Brown Parrot

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Roberts VI / VII 364 / 134
Clements 2000 74.1770
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
68-90

 

A smallish parrot (21 to 23 cm), found in Africa south of the Sahara, excluding the west. In southern Africa it is a common and widespread resident found in the central northern areas. In inhabits savanna woodland and is found in pairs or small groups. It lives off nuts, fruit kernels and grain.

 

List of Stamps showing Meyer's Parrot

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Bophuthatswana 0063 0063 1980 20c
Botswana 0854 0631 1997 15t