RACQUET-TAILED ROLLER

(Coracias spatulatus)

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Roberts VI / VII 448 / 87
Clements 2000 93.0040
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 88-4
A large bird (36 to 38 cm), found in eastern Africa from southern Mozambique, Zimbabwe to central Tanzania. It is a fairly common resident and inhabits well developed woodland. It is found in small groups and feeds off insects.

List of Stamps showing Racquet-tailed Roller

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Angola 0459 0340 1951 10c
Central African Republic     1999 280f