SWAMP NIGHTJAR

Also known as Natal Nightjar (6) or African White-tailed Nightjar

(Caprimulgus natalensis)

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Roberts VI / VII 407 / 174
Clements 2000 83.0680
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
78-61

 

 
A medium bird (about 23 cm), found in Africa south of the Sahara. In southern Africa it is a locally fairly common resident found along the east coast and the Caprivi areas. It is usually solitary or in pairs and inhabits the edges of lowland and coastal lagoons and vleis. It eats flying insects (mainly beetles

 

List of Stamps showing Swamp Nightjar

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