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Italy Issued Stamps on Birds of the Alps

Italy has issued five commemorative stamps featuring birds of the Alps in their natural environment: the Rock Ptarmigan(Lagopusmuta), the Grey-headed Woodpecker (Picuscanus), the Bearded Vulture (Gypaetus barbatus), the Boreal Owl (Aegoliusfunereus) and the Western Capercaillie (Tetraourogallus).

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