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New Postmarks on Birds and Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie South Korea:Postmark on Bird of Prey The postmark will be released on 20th  April  2017  the postmark will be available in Geomundo(Korea).The postmark is featuring a bird … Continue reading

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Croatia Issued Stamps on Griffon Vulture

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Griffon vulture is one of the most fascinating and the largest flying birds, with a wingspan of up to 2.80 m and a weight up to 14 … Continue reading

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New Postal Stationary and Stamps on Birds and Butterflies

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Czech Republic The postcard is featuring a swallow-tail(Papilio machaon). Germany The postcard is featuring a a Red Kite(Milvus milvus). Singapore:Birds of Prey Singapore Post’s four-stamp set includes … Continue reading

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New Stamps and Cancellations on Birds and Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Singapore: Birds of Prey On September 21th 2016 Singapore will release a set  of four stamps on Birds of Prey. The stamp with denomination 1st local is featuring a … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Norway

Wildlife in Norway VIII The Eurasian eagle-owl is the huge bird of prey known as a symbol of wisdom and erudition. Everyone from major publishing houses to Harry Potter has made use of different types of owl to strengthen their … Continue reading

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Romania Issued Stamps on Nocturnal Birds of Prey

The Little owl (Athene noctua): it is a small bird whose length measures between 23 and 27 cm. It may be seen in Central and Western Europe. It mainly lives in rocky areas and localities, often finding shelter in abandoned buildings … Continue reading

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Taiwan will Release Stamps on Owls

Chunghwa Post will release the \”Owls of Taiwan Postage Stamps\” on 7th July 2012.Set of four stamps featuring Asio flammeus, Otus spilocephalus, Strix leptogrammica, and Ninox scutulata 1. Asio flammeus (NT$5): About 37-42 centimeters in length. It has a pale … Continue reading

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Hungary Released Stamps on Birds of Prey

Hungary issued a set of 4 stamps on 4th May 2012 on the fauna of Hungary .On the stamps birds of prey are depicted, which in order of ascending face value are the imperial eagle, the white-tailed eagle, the red-footed … Continue reading

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US Post will Issue Stamps on Birds of Prey

The U.S. Postal Service salutes five kings of the sky with the Birds of Prey stamps: the northern goshawk (Accipiter gentilis), peregrine falcon (Falco peregrinus), golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos), osprey (Pandion haliaetus), and northern harrier (Circus cyaneus).These powerful birds are depicted in colorful portraits and shown … Continue reading

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