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New Stamps from Iceland

Seabed Ecosystem II Giant file clam (Acesta excavata) is a large and moderately convex bivalve living in the south and southwest of Iceland at a depth of 200-1400 m. The largest shells measure 17 cm in height and 10 cm in … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Belgium

Kinky and Cosy Under Pressure Issue Date: 21.08.2017 Designer: NIX (Marnix Verduyn) Printer: Stamps Production Belgium Process: Offset Colours: 4 Size: 144mm x 166mm Values: € 7,40 Train Design Issue Date: 21.08.2017 Designer: Kris Maes Illustrator: Guillaume Broux (Engraving) Printer: Stamps Production Belgium Process: Combined photo-and rotogravure Colours: 4 Size: 205mm x 155mm Values: € … Continue reading

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Bahamas Issued Stamps on 25th Anniversary of Marine Mammal Research Organization

Bahamas issued a set of 4 stamps on 10th April 2017 on the occasion of 25th Anniversary of the Bahamas Marine Mammal Research Organization, a Bahamian non-profit organization with the mission to promote the conservation of marine mammals in The … Continue reading

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Estonian Issued Stamp and Max Card on National Fish Baltic Herring

The Baltic herring (Clupea harengus membras) is a sub-species of the Atlantic herring that lives in the Baltic Sea. It is mostly about 20 cm long with a silvery lustre and dark bluish green back that has adapted to the … Continue reading

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New Zealand Issued Stamps on Native Freshwater Fish

$1.00 Lowland Longjaw Galaxias-With its thin, elongated body and small fins, the glittery lowland longjaw is one of the ‘pencil’ galaxias. This shape allows them to burrow into the gravel to lay eggs, feed and to survive during flooding or … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Israel

Nehama Pohatchevsky and Zelda Author Nehama Pohatchevsky ( 1869-1934 ) wrote about the lives of the pioneers and about building the national Jewish homeland in Eretz Israel, focusing on the struggles of the “new woman” in the newly developing Jewish … Continue reading

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Croatian Issued Second Series of Undersea World Stamps

Croatia has issued its second series of the Croatian Undersea World stamps on 15th June 2015  featuring various sea creatures. The stamps features Neptune’s lace, Long-snouted seahorse, Violescent sea-whip and Cylinder Anemone.

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New Zealand will Issue Stamps on Native Seashells

Date of Issue:6 May 2015 80c – Silver paua (Haliotis australis):The silver paua lives in the lowtide and shallow sub-tidal zones on rocky shores throughout the country where it grazes on kelps and other algae. The genus name Haliotis is … Continue reading

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Tokelau Issued Stamps on Fishing Industry

Tokelau is a group of three small atolls making them the perfect place to fish. Fishing communities in Tokelau have their own traditional methods and equipment for catching different kinds of fish, and this stamp issue looks at four of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Aland

Beach Treasures On 2 February 2015, a new 3-year series of postal labels from Åland Post Stamps is launched. The theme is Beach finds and the first motif in the series features a bird feather. Surrounded by the sea, many … Continue reading

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