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New Stamps from Austria

Red Deer Its impressive size has also gained the red deer the title “King of the forest”.The most noticeable feature of the red deer (Lat. Cervus elaphus) is undoubtedly its prominent, powerful antlers, which are particularly well-branched and expansive. Only … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Switzerland

Swiss Cow Swiss born and bred Cows not only dominate the Swiss landscape and Swiss agriculture, they have also come to symbolize our country. This is particularly true of the Simmental breed of cows featured on countless souvenirs – and … Continue reading

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Bosnia and Herzegovina Issued Stamps on Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer, BDPh (German Philatelic Federation) The set of 4 stamps was released on 1st November 2017.Stamps features the Chamois(Rupricola rupricola).

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New Stamps from Lithuania

Royal Stag, Gray Hare  and  Badger Issue Date:17.10.2017 Designer:T. Dragūnas Printer:“Vaba Maa”, Estonia Process:Offset Size:Souvenir Sheet: 94 x 50mm, Stamp: 26 x 36mm Values:3 x 0,84 € Contemporary Lithuanian Art Sculpture Kuzma created the sculptural composition “Lazarus, get up” in … Continue reading

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Aland Issued Stamps on Forest Mammals

Three species of forest mammals prevalent in the Åland forests featured on stamps issued on 15 September. Painted by Bo Lundwall, a leading Swedish animal and nature artist, the stamps illustrating mountain hare, least weasel and raccoon dog are inserted … Continue reading

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Estonia Issued Stamp on Eurasian Lynx

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Estonia Post issued a new stamp on nature. The single stamp , FDC  and  the FDI-postmark are featuring a Eurasian Lynx.

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 Latvia Issued Stamp on  European Badger

Badgers are short-legged omnivores in the family Mustelidae, which also includes the otters, polecats, weasels, and wolverines. They belong to the caniform suborder of carnivoran mammals. The 11 species of badgers are grouped in three subfamilies: Melinae (Eurasian badgers), Mellivorinae … Continue reading

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Indonesia Issued Stamps on 200 Years of Bogor Botanical Gardens

Located in downtown Bogor, West Java, the Bogor Botanical Gardens, Indonesia’s oldest and largest botanical garden, celebrated its 200th anniversary on May 18 this year.The celebration was marked by a series of activities, such as the issuance of the first-day … Continue reading

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Taiwan Issued Postmarks on Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Taiwan has issued these postmarks on 17th May 2017 from Fengyuan Post Office,Pingdung  Post Office and Taidung Post Office.The postmarks are featuring the Sika deer (Cervus nippon … Continue reading

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UNPA Issued Stamp Sheet on Australian Animals

United Nations Postal Administration has released a stamp sheet on 3oth March 2017.This depicts animals of Australia.

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