PALLID SWIFT

(Apus pallidus)

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Roberts VI / VII 414 / 148
Clements 2000 84.0870
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 79-84
 

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A small to medium bird (16 to 18 cm) breeding in the Mediterranean region. It is a very rare vagrant to southern Africa. It inhabits cliffs and adjacent open areas and lives off aerial arthropods.

List of Stamps showing Pallid Swift

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Gibraltar 1259b   2008 2