RUPPELL'S KORHAAN

(Eupodotis rueppellii)

Also known as Ruppell's  (Rueppell's) Bustard

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Roberts VI / VII 236 / 200
Clements 2000 51.0140
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 47-15
 
A medium bird (50 to 55 cm) found in Southern Africa (in the Namib) and south western Angola. It is a fairly common resident.  It inhabits barren stony desert territory and is found in small groups or pairs.  It feeds off insects, leaves and seeds.

List of Stamps showing Ruppell's Korhaan

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

South West Africa 0501 0631 1988 40c
Namibia     2010 Postcard Rate
Namibia 1184   2012 50c