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Posted 03/13/2012   01:20 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Leng to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Seeing those owls reminded me to take out this one for an airing-
Grass Owl (Tyto capensis) flying from KweKwe in Zimbabwe
31.01.00


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Australia
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Posted 03/13/2012   2:53 pm  Show Profile Check Nells250's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Nells250 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
At first I thought this was a duplicate thread for bird stamps ( http://goscf.com/t/5934), but now I see it is more of a distant cousin! :-)
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Mexico
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Posted 03/13/2012   5:00 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add rtvstamps to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply






Regards!
Rodolfo
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Australia
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Posted 03/14/2012   01:50 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Akeela to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply


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but now I see it is more of a distant cousin! :-)


Nells....You have it the wrong way round, bird stamps are the distant cousins ..TRAVELLING BIRDS are the real flying birds, proven by a clear postmark which can be also be seen on this map http://g.co/maps/tpjra
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Australia
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Posted 03/14/2012   02:19 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Akeela to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
The brilliant colored Crimson Rosella (Platycercus elegans) of eastern Australia on a pre-paid cover posted from Australia Fair post office, Southport Queensland


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Australia
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Posted 03/14/2012   02:41 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Akeela to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Marabou Stork (Leptoptilos crumenifer) and Southern Carmine bee-eater (Merops nubicoides) from the 17v,1978 definitive set, posted from Gaborone , Botswana

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Canada
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Posted 03/15/2012   8:14 pm  Show Profile Check jamesw's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add jamesw to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Here's an osprey I received last week from Syracuse NY.

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Australia
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Posted 03/15/2012   8:28 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Akeela to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply

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an osprey I received last week from Syracuse NY.

great to see the new issues getting to the map. Besides the Osprey, there's an eagle, harrier, falcon and goshwak to this set issued in January 2012.
http://g.co/maps/tpjra
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Malaysia
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Posted 03/16/2012   9:30 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add carebear to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Pink Cockatoo from Adelaide in South Australia


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Singapore
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Posted 03/17/2012   09:05 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Leng to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Jabiru Stork or Black-necked Stork (Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus) took off from Northgate, Queensland 4013 sometime in 1997 or later..


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Australia
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Posted 03/17/2012   09:16 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Akeela to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Latest Aussie bird on a stamp, $1.65 Australian Shelduck (Tadorna Tadornoides). Two stamps of the set are for international posting. $1.65 for posting to Asia and a $2.35 stamp for the rest of the world. The 2x 60c stamps are for local rate.



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Australia
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Here's an important question. Which type of cancel do you prefer- the smaller 'socked on the nose' type which covers the stamp, (can be seen in the last uploads of carebear and Leng or the neat 'purposely avoids too much of the stamp' cancel as in the new duck stamp above.
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Australia
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Posted 03/17/2012   09:40 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Akeela to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
From the 2010 3v raptor set this Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus) posted from Jijel on February 20 and arrived in Taiping March 15. Peregrine falcons are the fastest birds in the world with speeds up to 200 mph.



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Posted 03/17/2012   11:50 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add timbres667 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Red kite

Hard to decifer but beautiful.

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