Tag Archives: stamps on marine life
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
$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
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.
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
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
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
A Tour of Niue From the stunning natural beauty of the Tavalu Arches to a relaxing round of golf, these stamps take you all over beautiful Niue in this special scenic definitives stamp issue. Date of Issue 18 October 2014,Denominations … Continue reading
Issue Date: 14.10.2014 Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours Values: 46p, 56p, 62p, 70p, 82p, 91p
The issue consists of six stamps featuring six different animals that habitat in Pigeon Island Marine National Park. The stamps were issued on 22nd August 2014.