ANGOLA SWALLOW

(Hirundo angolensis)

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Roberts VI / VII 519 / 599
Clements 2000 123.0500
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
117-42

 

A smallish bird (14 to 15 cm), found in central Africa. It is an uncommon resident in the Kunene and Okavango River area. It inhabits montane grasslands and is usually solitary. It lives off aerial insects.

 

List of Stamps showing Angola Swallow

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Liberia     2001 $25