FRECKLED NIGHTJAR

(Caprimulgus tristigma)

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Roberts VI / VII 408 / 173
Clements 2000 83.0730
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
78-67

 

 
A medium bird (27 to 28 cm), found discontinuously in Africa south of the Sahara. It is a common resident found almost throughout southern Africa. It is usually solitary or in pairs and inhabits wooded and bushy rocky hills. It eats flying insects (especially moths)

 

List of Stamps showing Freckled Nightjar

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Michel

Year

Value

No stamps issued