ROCKRUNNER

Also known as Damara Rock-jumper (c)
Damaraland Rock Jumper (H)

(Achaetops pycnopygius)

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Roberts VI / VII 662 / 628
Clements 2000 140.0560
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 136-52
 
A medium bird (23 to 27 cm), found in northern Namibia and south western  Angola. It is an uncommon resident and inhabits lower rocky slopes of hills. It is usually solitary and eats beetles and grasshoppers.

List of Stamps showing Rockrunner

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Namibia 0899   2001 Std
Namibia 0899ms   2001 Std
South West Africa 0262   1974 10c
Namibia 1189   2012 N$5