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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 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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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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Fauna of Hungary 2013 Stamp Issue

Hungary will issue this stamp set and a miniature on 9th April 2013.It is an established practice of Magyar Posta to periodically present the breeds and species of animal indigenous to Hungary on stamps. On this occasion the protected predatory … Continue reading

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Falkland Islands :New Stamps on Penguins, Predators and Prey

This issue will be released on 28th March 2013 features the Rockhopper Penguin and includes one predatory species, the Johnny Rook, and one prey species, the Lobster Krill. Technical details:Artist:                     … Continue reading

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