WOOD PIPIT

Also known as Woodland Pipit (H)
Previously considered a sub-species of Long-billed Pipit (C)

(Anthus nyassae or Anthus similis (nyassae))

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Roberts VI / VII 909 / 927
Clements 2000 124.0371
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
180-270

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

A small to medium bird (16 to 18 cm), found in Zimbabwe and Botswana. Previously classified as a sub-species of the Long-billed Pipit (R717), it is a common resident of Miombo woodland, where it forages on rocky clearings. It is not markedly gregarious.

 

List of Stamps showing Wood Pipit

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No stamps issued