SPECKLE-THROATED WOODPECKER

Also known as Reichenow's Woodpecker (C) 
or a sub-species of Bennett's Woodpecker (H)

(Campethera scriptoricauda
 or Campethera bennettii (scriptoricauda) (H))

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Roberts VI / VII 482 / 52
Clements 2000 104.0630
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
99-58(1)

 

 
A medium bird (about 23 cm), found from the Zambezi to Tanzania. It is common in a very restricted range in the lower Zambezi. It inhabits open woodland and little is known of its habits. It eats insects.

 

List of Stamps showing Speckle-throated Woodpecker

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

No stamps issued