SOUTH AFRICAN CLIFF SWALLOW

Also known as South African Swallow (C)

(Hirundo spilodera or Petrochelidon spilodera (H))

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Roberts VI / VII 528 / 609
Clements 2000 123.0710
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
117-60

 

 
A medium bird (14 to 15 cm), breeding in central and northern parts of southern Africa, and migrating north as far as Zaire. It is a locally common bird, and inhabits open grassland. It is highly gregarious (up to hundreds), and lives off aerial arthropods

 

List of Stamps showing South African Cliff Swallow

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

No stamps issued