RUFOUS-CHEEKED NIGHTJAR

(Caprimulgus rufigena)

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Roberts VI / VII 406 / 176
Clements 2000 83.0510
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
78-55

 

 
A medium bird (23 to 24 cm), found in Africa from southern Africa to Ethiopia. In southern Africa it is a fairly common intra African breeding migrant found in the higher and drier parts. It is usually solitary or in pairs and inhabits open woodlands and savanna. It eats flying insects.

 

List of Stamps showing Rufous-cheeked Nightjar

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No stamps issued