WHITE-HEADED SAW-WING

Also known as White-headed Saw-wing Swallow

(Psalidoprogne albiceps)

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Roberts VI / VII 913 / 612
Clements 2000 123.0810
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
117-75

 

Rare vagrant
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A smallish bird (12-15 cm), found in Central Africa and migrating south as far as Malawi and Zambia. It is a very rare vagrant to Zimbabwe (one record), and is found in open forest glades and wooded slopes.

 

List of Stamps showing White-headed Saw-wing

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No stamps issued