Tag Archives: Stamps on Birds

Romania – UNPA Joint Stamp Issue on Endangered species

The four species presented are included in the CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) area of protection. The Eastern Imperial Eagle (Aquila heliaca), illustrated on the stamp with the face value of Lei 2.20, is a large species of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Aland

Finland 100 Years The Åland stamp is designed by experienced stamp artist Juha Pykäläinen, who was born in Tampere but lives in Åland since 1989. Finding a suitable motif was a challenge, Juha confesses: To intensify their tête-à-tête, the two … Continue reading

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New stamp on Animals and Birds

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie France The stamp depicts  orangutan(Pongo pygmaeus) released on 3rd July 2017 ,Face value 1,30 Euro .  Hungary The stamps released on 3rd July 2017 featuring 200 Ft.: … Continue reading

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BIRDPEX 8

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie and member of AIJP BIRDPEX  8 will be held from May 19th 2018 to May 21th 2018 in Bad  Mondorf – Luxembourg as part of the philatelic exhibition EXPHIMO … Continue reading

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Papua New Guinea – India Joint Issue

India –Papua joint issue is still awaited from Indian side while Papua New Guinea has released the image of proposed issue.On the official site of papua post there is no date announced for this stamp.

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New Stamps from Finland

Arktika Issue Date: 09.05.2017 Designer: Erik Bruun Values: 0,10€, 0,20€ The Face of Finland Issue Date: 09.05.2017 Designer: Klaus Welp

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UNPA:World Environment Day Stamp Issue

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Poland:Pictorial Postmark on Owl

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie This postmark will be released on 9th June 2017  in Police 1 (Poland).The postmark is featuring a Long-eared owl(Asio otus).

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South Africa Issued Stamps on Bee eaters

The South African Post Office released a set of five stamps celebrating bee-eaters on 18th May 2017. The photographs of the bee-eaters were taken by Chris van Rooyen. Bee-eaters are some of Southern Africa’s most beautiful and interesting birds. The … Continue reading

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Royal Mail: Postmarks of Songbirds Stamp Issue

By Wolfgang Beyer , Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Day of issue May 4th 2017

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