SCARCE SWIFT

(Schoutedenapus myoptilus)

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Roberts VI / VII 420 / 141
Clements 2000 84.0450
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
79-41

 

 
A small bird (17 cm), found in Africa from Zimbabwe to Nigeria. It is a locally common resident in eastern Zimbabwe. It is gregarious inhabiting crags and precipices and feeding off aerial arthropods.

 

List of Stamps showing Scarce Swift

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No stamps issued