BROWN-THROATED MARTIN

Also known as Plain Martin (C) or Brown-throated Sand Martin (H)

(Riparia paludicola)

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Roberts VI / VII 533 / 594
Clements 2000 123.0340
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
117-29

 

 
A small bird (12 to 13 cm), found in Africa, Asia and Madagascar. It is a common resident throughout southern Africa. Inhabiting rivers, streams and lakes. It is gregarious (thousands) and feeds of aerial insects including dragonflies

 

List of Stamps showing Brown-throated Martin

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

No stamps issued