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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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Australia Issued Stamps on Owls

Australia issued a set of 4 stamps on owls on 5 July 2016. Each of the four stamps is denominated at the domestic rate, $1. Stamps depicts  rufous owl (Ninox rufa), Eastern grass owl ((Tyto longimembris), sooty owl (Tyto tenebricosa) … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Switzerland

Nocturnal Animals Swiss Post has issued a set of special stamps to four native nocturnal animals: the tawny owl, the garden dormouse, the European glow-worm and the hedgehog. Issue Date: 04.05.2016 Designer: Sonja Burger, Wildegg Printer: Cartor Security Printing, La Loupe, France Process: Offset … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Norway

Wildlife in Norway VIII The Eurasian eagle-owl is the huge bird of prey known as a symbol of wisdom and erudition. Everyone from major publishing houses to Harry Potter has made use of different types of owl to strengthen their … 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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Taiwan Issued Stamps on Owls

After releasing \”Owls of Taiwan\” stamp sets in 2011 and 2012, Chunghwa Post is following up with another set of four stamps in 2013 featuring Otus lettia, Tyto longimembris, Ketupa flavipes and Otus elegans botelensis. The designs follow: Otus lettia (NT$5): … Continue reading

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