AFRICAN PARADISE-FLYCATCHER

Previously ParadiseFlycatcher

(Terpsiphone viridis)

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Roberts VI / VII 710 / 541
Clements 2000 145.0200
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 141-20
A medium bird with a long tail (total up to 41 cm), found in Africa south of the Sahara. It is a common intra African breeding migrant, widespread in southern Africa, except for the dry and high parts. It is normally in pairs, very vocal and eats insects.

List of Stamps showing African Paradise-Flycatcher

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Botswana 0416 0203 1978 7t
Chad 0084 0084 1961 200f
Ethiopia 0635 0526 1966 25c
Ghana 1584 1548 1991 c80
Liberia   1700 1996 35c
Liberia   2000 $20
Liberia ms   2001 $100
Malawi 0319 0101 1968 3s
Malawi 0369 0143 1971 30t/3s
Malawi 0880 0585 1992 75t
Namibia 0919 2002 $2.20
Sierra Leone 3112 1999 Le600
Togo 2136 2233 1995 10f
Venda 0092 0092 1984 20c