KLAAS' CUCKOO

(Chrysococcyx klaas)

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Roberts VI / VII 385 / 123
Clements 2000 76.0400
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 71-34
 
A small bird (17 to 18 cm), found in Africa south of the Sahara and in Southern Arabia. In southern Africa it is a fairly common breeding intra African migrant, absent from the drier west. It is a solitary shy bird, inhabiting edges of riverine forests and thickets. It eats caterpillars and other insects.

List of Stamps showing Klaas' Cuckoo

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Ivory Coast     2014 500f