LESSER SWAMP-WARBLER

Previously known as Cape Reed Warbler (6) or Swamp Warbler (H)

(Acrocephalus gracilirostris)

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Roberts VI / VII 635 / 651
Clements 2000 140.0980
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
136-107

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A smallish bird (17 to 18 cm), found in Africa south of the Sahara. It is a locally common resident absent from Namibia and the Kalahari basin. It inhabits reedbeds and eats insects and small frogs.

 

List of Stamps showing Lesser Swamp-Warbler

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