GREATER BLUE-EARED STARLING

Also known as Greater Blue-eared Glossy-Starling (C) (H)

(Lamprotornis chalybaeus)

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Roberts VI / VII 765 / 801
Clements 2000 190.0690
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 164-45
A medium bird (21-23 cm), found in Africa south of the Sahara. In southern Africa it is confined to the north eastern parts where it is a common resident of open woodland and savanna. It is gregarious in large flocks eating insects, fruit and seeds

List of Stamps showing Greater Blue-eared Starling

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Chad 0163 0171 1966 50f
Liberia   2000 $25