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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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New Postmark on Polar Bear from Norway

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie This postmark will be released on 7th  October 2017  in TROMSO , Norway. The pictorial postmark featuring a Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus)

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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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Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps:Czech Republic

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie and Mr. Slavomil Strnad, Philatelic Club Jilemnice- Czech Republic One postcard is featuring a Lammergeier(Gypaetus barbatus) and the second one is featuring a Yellow-throated marten(Martes flavigula). Both … Continue reading

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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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Jersey Issued Stamps on Durrell and Darwin : 25 Years of the Darwin Initiative

Durrell, Jersey’s famous Wildlife Conservation Trust and Zoo, was established by naturalist and author, Gerald Durrell OBE in 1959. During the course of its conservation programme, Durrell has partnered with the Darwin Initiative – a United Kingdom Government grants scheme … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Iceland

Young Domestic Animals The first Icelandic settlers brought goats to Iceland, and all the goats now in the country are descended from them. Icelandic goats are on the list of endangered species. Cats are clean animals and quick learners. The … Continue reading

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New Postmarks on Animals from South  Korea

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie. Both the postmarks will be issued on 15th June 2017 .First is featuring an angler and a trout  and second is featuring a group of sheep.

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New Stamps from Romania

Symphony of Tulips, Pitesti The “Symphony of Tulips” is the most important social-cultural, artistic, sporting and commercial manifestation for the Pitesti municipality.This spring, Romfilatelia dedicates the postage stamp issue Symphony of Tulips, to the city of Pitesti and its main manifestation. The stamp … 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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