By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie
Singapore: Birds of Prey
The stamp with denomination 1st local is featuring a Changeable Hawk-eagle (Nisaetus cirrhatus).
The stamp with denomination 70 cents is featuring a White-belied Sea Eagle(Haliaeetus leucogaster).
The stamp with denomination 90 cents is featuring a Brahminy Kite(Haliastur indicus).
The stamp with denomination $1,30 is featuring a Black-wingend Kite (Elanus caeruleus).
Royal Mail:Pictorial Cancellations on Ladybirds
Canada : Atlantic Puffin
Canada Post is releasing a series of special stamps to showcase Canadian birds, and the beloved Atlantic puffin has made the grade. The five-stamp series — designed by illustrator Keith Martin — depicts each bird in a characteristic pose, and features the puffin’s “cartoon-like colouring.