COMMON FISCAL

Also known as a Fiscal Shrike (H) (6)

(Lanius collaris)

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Roberts VI / VII 732 / 576
Clements 2000 176.0230
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 122-78
A medium bird (21-23 cm), found in Africa south of the Sahara. In southern Africa it is widely distributed and is very common. It inhabits open grassland through to gardens and is usually solitary. It eats insects, small rodents and chicks.

List of Stamps showing Common Fiscal

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Zimbabwe 0833 0483 1992 59c