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Posted 10/23/2019   4:08 pm  Show Profile Check Nells250's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Nells250 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
China... look like some sort of crane?

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Two mute swans (Cygnus olor) are shown on this label/cinderella of "Suomen Kansanterveysyhdistys" (Eng. = Finnish Public Health Association).


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Two of the values in Norway's 1988-91 "Nature" series of 9 definitive stamps depict birds. The 2.90 kr. stamp (Facit #1024) shows a male western capercaillie, or wood grouse in calling position. It was issued on February 18, 1988.

The 3.20 kr. stamp (Facit #1079) depicts a mute swan (Cygnus olor). This stamp was issued on February 23, 1990. The cancel on this stamp is from the village of Vestby. From Wikipedia, "Archaeological research has confirmed that the area has been populated since about 2400 B.C. ...Many Norwegian emigrants went to America in the 1840's and later settled in the area of Westby, Wisconsin, a city which still has a mostly Norwegian American population."



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Native Birds
June 1, 1971
The stamp set depicts African Hoopoe, Half-collared Kingfisher, Golden-breasted Bunting, Carmine Bee-eater, Red-eyed Bulbul, Wattled Plover.

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Woodpeckers
May 16, 2001
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker (Dendrocopos minor)
Three-toed Woodpecker (Picoides tridactylus)
White-backed Woodpecker (Dendrocopos leucotos)
Great Spotted Woodpecker (Dendrocopos major)
Grey-headed Woodpecker (Picus canus)
Black Woodpecker (Dryocopus martius)

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Argentina
Birds
July 17, 1993
The stamp set depicts Snowy Egret (Egretta thula), Red-headed Blackbird (Amblyramphus holosericeus), Red-crested Cardinal (Paroaria coronata), Belted Kingfisher (Ceryle alcyon).

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Falcons
December 22, 1993
The stamp set shows Lanner Falcon (Falco biarmicus), Saker Falcon (Falco cherrug), Barbary Falcon (Falco pelegrinoides), Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus).

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