SOUTHERN GROUND HORNBILL

Also known as Ground Hornbill

(Bucorvus leadbeateri)

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Roberts VI / VII 463 / 79
Clements 2000 98.0570
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 93-48
A very large bird (90 to 129 cm), found in Africa south of the equator. In southern Africa it is a locally common resident found in the east, north east and north. It is found in family groups in woodland and open grassland. It is entirely carnivorous and eats reptiles, frogs and small mammals

List of Stamps showing Southern Ground Hornbill

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Angola 0465 0346 1951 2A
Angola 0827 0701 1984 10k50
Guinea 0746   1971 100f
Liberia   2114 1998 32c
South Africa 1664   2008 Small Letter
South Africa 2166   2015 Standard Postage
Swaziland 0103 0105 1962 50c
Swaziland 0156   1968 50c
Swaziland 0481 0480 1985 25c
Swaziland 0482 0481 1985 25c
Swaziland 0483 0482 1985 25c
Swaziland 0484 0483 1985 25c
Swaziland 0485 0484 1985 25c
Uganda 0841 0814 1990 15s
Upper Volta 0704 0938 1984 300f
Venda 0191 0191 1989 18c
Zimbabwe 1222   2007 $20 000
Zimbabwe 1225ms   2007 $20 000