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Norway Issued Stamps on Birds of Prey

Merlin (Falco columbarius): There are between 2,000 and 6,000 pairs of merlin in Norway. They are spread across large parts of the country. The merlin keeps away from large-scale agricultural areas and dislikes thick coniferous forests where it cannot make … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Year of Rooster

Liechtenstein Date of Release: 14 November 2016 Royal Mail-Labels Date of Release:15 November 2016 Ukraine Date of Issue: 11 November 2016

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New Stamps from Nepal

Mountains Mt Lothse and Mt Manaslu The Constitution of Nepal Francolinus francolinus Titra

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New Stamps on Year of the Rooster

Vietnam Designed by painter Nguyen Du of the Vietnam Post Corporation, the set includes two stamps measuring 37 x 37 millimetres.The first sample, priced at VND10,500 features a mother hen and her chick playing together while the second sample priced … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Papua New Guinea

Pig Nosed Turtle Fly River Turtles are large nearly exclusively aquatic freshwater exotics vaguely similar to a North American softshell but thicker and bulkier with a shorter, broader snout and more ‘flipper-like’ limbs. They are also known as ‘pig-nosed turtles,’ … Continue reading

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Exotic Birds Maxim Cards

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India Post Issued Stamps on Exotic Birds

India Post has released a set of six stamps and a miniature sheet on Exotic Birds on 5th December 2016. The denominations of the stamps are Rs5,Rs5,Rs10,Rs10,Rs15 and Rs15. Price of MS is 60 Rs.

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Aland Issued Stamps on Roosters

Miniature sheet with 2 stamps and 2 motifs. The miniature sheet is issued in time for the 2017 Year of the Rooster and is one in a series following the Chinese zodiac. Issue Date: 11.11.2016 Designer: Martin Mörck Printer: Cartor Security Printing Process: Offset … Continue reading

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New Stamps and Postmarks on Birds

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic  Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Germany:Speccial Cover GABRIA 2016 Germany:Picture Postcard  This postcard will be released during the philatelic Exhibition GABRIA 2016 in Gaildorf on November 5th and 6th .All philatelic items are featuring … Continue reading

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Korea will Issue Stamps on Birds

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie The stamps will be issued on 22nd November 2016 have postage value of 300 won.Stamps depicts  a Great  tit (Parus major) and a group of Black-faced spoonbills(Platalea minor). It´s … Continue reading

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