GORGEOUS BUSH SHRIKE

Also known as Four-coloured Bushshrike (C) (H)

(Telophorus viridis (7) or Telophorus quadricolor)

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Roberts VI / VII 747 / 556
Clements 2000 177.0360
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 122-46
A medium bird ( about 19 cm), distributed from South Africa to east Africa. It is a locally resident of the eastern parts of southern Africa, and inhabits dense thickets at edges of evergreen forests. It eats insects.

List of Stamps showing Gorgeous Bush Shrike

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Cameroun   1998 125f
Congo (Democratic Republic) 1564 2000 1f
Jordan 0627 0490 1964 150f
Swaziland 0243 0241 1976 10c
Tanzania 1355 1317 1992 15s
Yemen (Mukalite Republic)   0765 1969 2b
Zambia 0498 0399 1987 1k95
Zambia 0593 0488 1987 15.00k on 1k95
Zambia 0591a     10.40k on 1k95
Zimbabwe 1223   2007 $50 000
Zimbabwe 1225ms   2007 $50 000