WHITE-BACKED MOUSEBIRD

(Colius colius)

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Roberts VI / VII 425 / 109
Clements 2000 87.0040
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
82-3

 

 
A small bird (31 cm) with a long tail found in the drier western parts of South Africa and Namibia. It is a common resident, inhabiting scrub, bush, farmyards and gardens.  It is gregarious and eats fruit, seeds and nectar.

 

List of Stamps showing White-backed Mousebird

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No stamps issued