YELLOW-BREASTED PIPIT

(Anthus chloris)

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Roberts VI / VII 725 / 917
Clements 2000 124.0220
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 118-21
 

A medium bird (16-18 cm), endemic to southern Africa. It is locally common and breeds above 1800 m in Lesotho and migrates to lower areas during the winter. It inhabits flat montane grasslands and is normally solitary. It feeds off insects.

List of Stamps showing Yellow-breasted Pipit

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

South Africa     2010 R5.75