COPPER SUNBIRD

Previously known as Coppery Sunbird (6) (H)

(Cinnyris cupreus (C) (7) or Nectarinia cuprea (6) (H))

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Roberts VI / VII 778 / 829
Clements 2000 166.0920
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 152-76
 A small bird (11 or 12 cm), found in Africa south of the Sahara. It is an uncommon breeding migrant to the Zambezi valley and Caprivi. It inhabits the edges of the riverine forests in small groups or pairs. It feeds off nectar, spiders and insects

List of Stamps showing Copper Sunbird

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Rwanda 1148 1221 1983 40f
Zambia 0733 0637 1994 K800