AFRICAN PIPIT

Also known as Richard's Pipit or Grassveld Pipit

(Anthus cinnamomeus or Anthus novaeseelandiae (cinnamomeus) (H))

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Roberts VI / VII 716 / 920
Clements 2000 124.0320
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 118-22
 

 

 

 

 

 

A medium bird (16 to 17 cm), found in Europe, Africa, Asia and Australasia. It is a common resident throughout southern Africa. It inhabits open grassveld and savanna. It is usually in small groups and eats insects, arthropods and seeds.

List of Stamps showing African Pipit

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Michel

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