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Tokelau Issued Stamps on Corals

Two of Tokelau’s corals are the focus of our second stamp issue, with coral bleaching, rising water temperatures and harvesting for aquariums beginning to have a visible effect on its reefs. New Zealand Post has teamed up with the World … Continue reading

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Taiwan Issued Stamps on Corals

Montipora foliosa (NT$3.5): This stony coral grows in colonies shaped like thin leaves. These “leaves” often lay on top of each other or are arranged in a spiral shape to form a large colony. The coloration of this coral ranges … Continue reading

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Niue Giant Sea Fan Stamps

This special stamp issue pays tribute to the giant sea fan (Annella mollis) – a coral that is found throughout Niue’s picturesque coral reefs.It has been released as part of the WWF Conservation Stamp Collection – the largest thematic collection in the … Continue reading

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Cocos (Keeling) Islands Released Stamps on Corals

The living coral reefs of the Cocos (Keeling) Islands host a huge variety of marine life. This stamp issue gives us a close-up look at this marine wonderland through the photography of Cocos (Keeling) Islands resident Karen Willshaw.Pulu Keeling National … Continue reading

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