TWINSPOT INDIGOBIRD

Not in Roberts 6
Also known as Variable Indigobird (H) or  Green Indigobird (C)

(Vidua codringtoni or Vidua funerea (codringtoni) (H))

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Roberts VI / VII ( ) / 899
Clements 2000 194.0070
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
163-3(3)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
A small bird (11 cm), previously considered a sub-species of the Steelblue Widowfinch (R867), it is found in the eastern Highlands of Zimbabwe. It mimics and presumably parasitises the Red-throated Twinspot rather than a firefinch as for other Widowfinches

 

List of Stamps showing Twinspot Indigobird

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

No stamps issued