AFRICAN CUCKOO

(Cuculus gularis)

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Roberts VI / VII 375 / 119
Clements 2000 76.0160
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
71-15

 

 
A medium bird ( 30 to 33 cm), found in southern and tropical Africa. In southern Africa it is a fairly common breeding migrant, found in northern Zululand, Botswana, Zimbabwe and northern Namibia. It is a solitary shy bird inhabiting woodland and acacia thornveld. It lives off caterpillars.

 

List of Stamps showing African Cuckoo

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No stamps issued