GREY WAXBILL

Also known as Black-tailed Waxbill (C) (H)

(Estrilda perreini)

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Roberts VI / VII 848 / 875
Clements 2000 193.0470
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
162-46

 

 

 

 

 

 

A small bird (10-11 cm), distributed from South Africa to Angola, Zaire and Gabon. It is a locally common resident of the extreme eastern parts of the region and inhabits edges of lowland forest. It is solitary and lives off seeds.

 

List of Stamps showing Grey Waxbill

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