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Bird stamps from Cyprus (Turkish)

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Face value | Family number | English name | Scientific name
1983.01   10.10.1983   Birds of Cyprus   Sheet   
European Bee-eater Merops apiaster European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis European Robin Erithacus rubecula Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus
10l     90     European Bee-eater    Merops apiaster     
15l     230     European Goldfinch    Carduelis carduelis     
50l     217     European Robin    Erithacus rubecula     
65l     157     Eurasian Golden Oriole    Oriolus oriolus     

1986.01   20.06.1986   Europa   2v sheet   
Griffon Vulture Gyps fulvus
100l     36     Griffon Vulture    Gyps fulvus     

1989.01   31.07.1989   Wildlife   4v set   
Chukar Partridge Alectoris chukar Black Francolin Francolinus francolinus
100l     13     Chukar Partridge    Alectoris chukar     
700l     13     Black Francolin    Francolinus francolinus     

1990.01   05.06.1990   WWF      
Song Thrush Turdus philomelos Eurasian Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita
150l     216     Song Thrush    Turdus philomelos     
300l     200     Eurasian Blackcap    Sylvia atricapilla     
900l     217     Black Redstart    Phoenicurus ochruros     
1000l     191     Common Chiffchaff    Phylloscopus collybita     

1995.01   21.04.1995   Surcharge on 1990.01      
Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros
2000l     217     Black Redstart    Phoenicurus ochruros     

1997.01   31.07.1997   Birds of prey      
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos Eleonora's Falcon Falco eleonorae Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculus European Honey Buzzard Pernis apivorus
40000l     36     Golden Eagle    Aquila chrysaetos     
40000l     104     Eleonora's Falcon    Falco eleonorae     
75000l     104     Common Kestrel    Falco tinnunculus     
100000l     36     European Honey Buzzard    Pernis apivorus     

2003.01   30.06.2003   Birds      
Cyprus Wheatear Oenanthe cypriaca Cyprus Warbler Sylvia melanothorax Pygmy Cormorant Microcarbo pygmeus Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus
100000l     217     Cyprus Wheatear    Oenanthe cypriaca     
and     217     Finsch's Wheatear    Oenanthe finschii     
300000l     200     Cyprus Warbler    Sylvia melanothorax     
and     217     Finsch's Wheatear    Oenanthe finschii     
500000l     31     Pygmy Cormorant    Microcarbo pygmeus     
and     217     Finsch's Wheatear    Oenanthe finschii     
600000l     21     Greater Flamingo    Phoenicopterus roseus     
and     217     Finsch's Wheatear    Oenanthe finschii     

2006.01   22.09.2006   Birds      
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus Mallard Anas platyrhynchos Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus
40c     56     Northern Lapwing    Vanellus vanellus     
50c     8     Mallard    Anas platyrhynchos     
60c     87     Common Kingfisher    Alcedo atthis     
1p     55     Black-winged Stilt    Himantopus himantopus     

2007.01   16.11.2007   Post delivery   4v set   
Rock Dove Columba livia
50c     68     Rock Dove    Columba livia     

2010.01   04.06.2010   World environment day      
Audouin's Gull Ichthyaetus audouinii Mediterranean Gull Ichthyaetus melanocephalus Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus Slender-billed Gull Chroicocephalus genei
25c     64     Audouin's Gull    Ichthyaetus audouinii     
25c     64     Mediterranean Gull    Ichthyaetus melanocephalus     
30c     64     Black-headed Gull    Chroicocephalus ridibundus     
30c     64     Slender-billed Gull    Chroicocephalus genei     

2012.01   08.05.2012   Europa      
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis Audouin's Gull Ichthyaetus audouinii
80c     230     European Goldfinch    Carduelis carduelis     
80c     64     Audouin's Gull    Ichthyaetus audouinii     

2013.01   08.07.2013   Flora and fauna   3v set   
Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops
50c     91     Eurasian Hoopoe    Upupa epops     

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Location: Middle East, island in the Mediterranean Sea, south of Turkey
Population: 792,000 (Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot)
Climate: temperate, Mediterranean with hot, dry summers and cool, winters
Terrain: central plain with mountains to north and south; scattered but significant plains along southern coast

Birds: 373 species

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23.07.2018