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Bird stamps from Guernsey

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Face value | Family number | English name | Scientific name
1978.01   29.08.1978   Birds      
Northern Gannet Morus bassanus Common Firecrest Regulus ignicapilla Dartford Warbler Sylvia undata Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus
5p     30     Northern Gannet    Morus bassanus     
7p     207     Common Firecrest    Regulus ignicapilla     
11p     202     Dartford Warbler    Sylvia undata     
13p     62     Spotted Redshank    Tringa erythropus     

1982.01   28.04.1982   La Société Guernesiaise   6v set   
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
26p     62     Common Snipe    Gallinago gallinago     

1984.01   20.11.1984   Christmas   12v sheet   
Grey Partridge Perdix perdix European Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur Common Blackbird Turdus merula Mute Swan Cygnus olor
5p     13     Grey Partridge    Perdix perdix     
5p     68     European Turtle Dove    Streptopelia turtur     
5p     218     Common Blackbird    Turdus merula     
5p     8     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     

1986.01   22.05.1986   Nature and environmental protection   3v set   
Northern Gannet Morus bassanus
10p     30     Northern Gannet    Morus bassanus     

1986.02   18.11.1986   Christmas   12v sheet   
Western Barn Owl Tyto alba
6p     72     Western Barn Owl    Tyto alba     
and     68     Eurasian Collared Dove    Streptopelia decaocto     

1990.01   16.10.1990   Christmas   Sheet   

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Eurasian Blue Tit  Cyanistes caeruleus Snow Bunting  Plectrophenax nivalis Common Kestrel  Falco tinnunculus Common Starling  Sturnus vulgaris European Greenfinch  Chloris chloris European Robin  Erithacus rubecula Eurasian Wren  Troglodytes troglodytes Western Barn Owl  Tyto alba Mistle Thrush  Turdus viscivorus Grey Heron  Ardea cinerea Common Chaffinch  Fringilla coelebs Common Kingfisher  Alcedo atthis
10p     179     Eurasian Blue Tit    Cyanistes caeruleus     
and     179     Great Tit    Parus major     
10p     239     Snow Bunting    Plectrophenax nivalis     
10p     104     Common Kestrel    Falco tinnunculus     
10p     216     Common Starling    Sturnus vulgaris     
10p     232     European Greenfinch    Chloris chloris     
10p     219     European Robin    Erithacus rubecula     
10p     210     Eurasian Wren    Troglodytes troglodytes     
10p     72     Western Barn Owl    Tyto alba     
10p     218     Mistle Thrush    Turdus viscivorus     
10p     25     Grey Heron    Ardea cinerea     
10p     232     Common Chaffinch    Fringilla coelebs     
10p     87     Common Kingfisher    Alcedo atthis     

1991.01   15.10.1991   Nature conservation   10v set   
Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres Dunlin Calidris alpina Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus European Stonechat Saxicola rubicola Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
15p     52     Eurasian Oystercatcher    Haematopus ostralegus     
15p     62     Ruddy Turnstone    Arenaria interpres     
15p     62     Dunlin    Calidris alpina     
and     62     Ruddy Turnstone    Arenaria interpres     
15p     62     Eurasian Curlew    Numenius arquata     
and     62     Ruddy Turnstone    Arenaria interpres     
15p     56     Common Ringed Plover    Charadrius hiaticula     
21p     64     Black-headed Gull    Chroicocephalus ridibundus     
21p     219     European Stonechat    Saxicola rubicola     
21p     62     Ruddy Turnstone    Arenaria interpres     

1999.01   27.04.1999   Europa   4v set   
Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica
25p     66     Atlantic Puffin    Fratercula arctica     
and     56     Kentish Plover    Charadrius alexandrinus     
and     52     Eurasian Oystercatcher    Haematopus ostralegus     
and     64     Common Tern    Sterna hirundo     

2001.01   01.02.2001   Europa      
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis Garganey Spatula querquedula Little Egret Egretta garzetta Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius
21p     87     Common Kingfisher    Alcedo atthis     
26p     8     Garganey    Spatula querquedula     
36p     25     Little Egret    Egretta garzetta     
65p     56     Little Ringed Plover    Charadrius dubius     

2001.02   01.08.2001   The next step   6v set   
Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
27p     81     Ruby-throated Hummingbird    Archilochus colubris     

2001.03   01.08.2001   The next step   Booklet   2001.02
Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
27p     81     Ruby-throated Hummingbird    Archilochus colubris     

2004.01   12.05.2004   Europa   6v set   
European Robin Erithacus rubecula
65p     219     European Robin    Erithacus rubecula     

2005.01   21.07.2005   Sea   5v set   
European Herring Gull Larus argentatus
26p     64     European Herring Gull    Larus argentatus     

2005.02   21.07.2005   Sea   Booklet   2005.01
European Herring Gull Larus argentatus
26p     64     European Herring Gull    Larus argentatus     

2006.01   15.02.2006   Endangered species   2v sheet   
Wood Stork Mycteria americana
1.50£     23     Wood Stork    Mycteria americana     

2006.02   27.07.2006   Ramsar   6v set   
Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus
68p     52     Eurasian Oystercatcher    Haematopus ostralegus     

2006.03   27.07.2006   Ramsar   6v sheet   2006.02
Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus
68p     52     Eurasian Oystercatcher    Haematopus ostralegus     

2006.04   02.11.2006   Christmas   12v set   
Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa European Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur Common Blackbird Turdus merula Mute Swan Cygnus olor
22p     13     Red-legged Partridge    Alectoris rufa     
22p     68     European Turtle Dove    Streptopelia turtur     
22p     218     Common Blackbird    Turdus merula     
29p     8     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     

2007.01   08.03.2007   La Société Guernesiaise   10v set, sa   
Western Barn Owl Tyto alba
UK     72     Western Barn Owl    Tyto alba     

2007.02   08.03.2007   La Société Guernesiaise   Booklet, Ten UK rate, sa   2007.01
Western Barn Owl Tyto alba
UK     72     Western Barn Owl    Tyto alba     

2007.03   08.03.2007   La Société Guernesiaise   Booklet, 100 UK rate, sa   2007.01
UK     72     Western Barn Owl    Tyto alba     

2008.01   28.02.2008   Ramsar, Sark   6v set   
Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis
48p     19     Northern Fulmar    Fulmarus glacialis     

2008.02   28.02.2008   Ramsar, Sark   6v sheet   2008.01
Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis
48p     19     Northern Fulmar    Fulmarus glacialis     

2011.01   29.07.2011   Literary society   6v set   
Blue-and-yellow Macaw Ara ararauna
65p     107     Blue-and-yellow Macaw    Ara ararauna     

2016.01   17.02.2016   Endangered species      
Philippine Eagle Pithecophaga jefferyi
    36     Philippine Eagle    Pithecophaga jefferyi     MS

2016.02   14.07.2016   Postcrossing      
Great Shearwater Ardenna gravis Great Shearwater Ardenna gravis
EUR     19     Great Shearwater    Ardenna gravis     
ROW     19     Great Shearwater    Ardenna gravis     

2016.03   27.07.2016   Ramsar Herm   6v set   
Common Tern Sterna hirundo
70p     64     Common Tern    Sterna hirundo     

2016.04   27.07.2016   Ramsar Herm   6v sheet   2016.03
Common Tern Sterna hirundo
70p     64     Common Tern    Sterna hirundo     

2017.01   15.02.2017   WWF      
Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis
43p     230     Meadow Pipit    Anthus pratensis     
57p     230     Meadow Pipit    Anthus pratensis     
64p     230     Meadow Pipit    Anthus pratensis     
70p     230     Meadow Pipit    Anthus pratensis     

2017.02   15.02.2017   WWF   Sheet   2017.01
Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis
43p     230     Meadow Pipit    Anthus pratensis     
57p     230     Meadow Pipit    Anthus pratensis     
64p     230     Meadow Pipit    Anthus pratensis     
70p     230     Meadow Pipit    Anthus pratensis     

2017.03   15.02.2017   WWF   Sheet with 2 sets   2017.01
Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis
43p     230     Meadow Pipit    Anthus pratensis     
57p     230     Meadow Pipit    Anthus pratensis     
64p     230     Meadow Pipit    Anthus pratensis     
70p     230     Meadow Pipit    Anthus pratensis     

2017.04   08.11.2017   Christmas   7v set, sa   
European Robin Erithacus rubecula
80p     219     European Robin    Erithacus rubecula     

Guernsey map

Location: Western Europe, islands in the English Channel
Population: 65,700
Climate: temperate with mild winters and cool summers; about 50% of days are overcast
Terrain: mostly level with low hills in southwest

Birds: 315 species

Links:
Guernsey Post postal administration website
La Societe Guernesiaise

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10.12.2017