SENEGAL COUCAL

(Centropus senegalensis)

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Roberts VI / VII 390 / 129
Clements 2000 76.1040
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
71-135

 

A medium to large bird ( 35 to 42 cm), found in Africa south of the Sahara.  In southern Africa it is found in Zimbabwe, Northern Botswana and north eastern Namibia. It is an uncommon resident and inhabits rank grass and thickets in woodlands. It eats insects, small rodents and reptiles

 

List of Stamps showing Senegal Coucal

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Central African Republic 0232 0229 1971 30f+10f
Niger 0294 0195 1968 15f
Niger 0374 0275 1971 15f