ANTEATING CHAT

Also known as Southern Anteater-Chat (C), (H)
 or Southern Anteating Chat (6)

(Myrmecocichla formicivora)

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Roberts VI / VII 595 / 793
Clements 2000 142.2630
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
130-181

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A smallish bird (about 18 cm), found in the highveld and more arid parts of southern Africa. It is a common resident and inhabits open grassveld, and sandveld. It is normally solitary or found in small parties. It eats insects, millipedes and fruit.

 

List of Stamps showing Anteating Chat

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

No stamps issued