BROWN-BACKED HONEYBIRD

Also known as Wahlberg's Honeyguide (C) (H) or Sharp-billed Honeyguide (6)

(Prodotiscus regulus)

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Roberts VI / VII 478 / 49
Clements 2000 103.0170
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
97-3

 

 
A small bird (13 to 14 cm) distributed from South Africa to Ethiopia and Nigeria. In southern Africa it is an uncommon local resident absent from the drier west. It inhabits woodlands and coastal forest and eats insects.

 

List of Stamps showing Brown-backed Honeybird

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No stamps issued