DRAKENSBERG SISKIN

(Crithagra symonsi (7) or Serinus symonsi)
 

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Roberts VI / VII 875 / 946
Clements 2000 196.1090
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
161-36

 

 
A smallish bird (13-14 cm), endemic to the Drakensberg. It is a locally common resident inhabiting montane scrub and alpine grassland. It is usually in pairs or small flocks and eats seeds, insects and flowers.

 

List of Stamps showing Drakensberg Siskin

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

No stamps issued