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Face value | Family number | English name | Scientific name
1950.01   01.07.1950   Definitives, George VI      
Dodo Raphus cucullatus
12c     68     Dodo    Raphus cucullatus     

1954.01   02.08.1954   Definitives, Elisabeth II   Script wmk   1950.01
Dodo Raphus cucullatus
60c     68     Dodo    Raphus cucullatus     

1964.01   28.05.1964   Definitives   Print wmk   1954.01
60c     68     Dodo    Raphus cucullatus     

1965.01   16.03.1965   Definitives   Upright wmk   
Mauritius Grey White-eye Zosterops mauritianus Rodrigues Fody Foudia flavicans Mauritius Olive White-eye Zosterops chloronothos Mascarene Paradise Flycatcher Terpsiphone bourbonnensis Mauritius Fody Foudia rubra Echo Parakeet Psittacula eques Mauritius Cuckooshrike Lalage typica Mauritius Kestrel Falco punctatus Pink Pigeon Nesoenas mayeri Reunion Bulbul Hypsipetes borbonicus Mauritius Blue Pigeon Alectroenas nitidissimus Dodo Raphus cucullatus Rodrigues Solitaire Pezophaps solitaria Red Rail Aphanapteryx bonasia Broad-billed Parrot Lophopsittacus mauritianus
2c     201     Mauritius Grey White-eye    Zosterops mauritianus     
3c     223     Rodrigues Fody    Foudia flavicans     
4c     201     Mauritius Olive White-eye    Zosterops chloronothos     
5c     160     Mascarene Paradise Flycatcher    Terpsiphone bourbonnensis     
10c     223     Mauritius Fody    Foudia rubra     
15c     108     Echo Parakeet    Psittacula eques     
20c     149     Mauritius Cuckooshrike    Lalage typica     
25c     104     Mauritius Kestrel    Falco punctatus     
35c     68     Pink Pigeon    Nesoenas mayeri     
50c     182     Reunion Bulbul    Hypsipetes borbonicus     
60c     68     Mauritius Blue Pigeon    Alectroenas nitidissimus     
1r     68     Dodo    Raphus cucullatus     
2.50r     68     Rodrigues Solitaire    Pezophaps solitaria     
5r     44     Red Rail    Aphanapteryx bonasia     
10r     108     Broad-billed Parrot    Lophopsittacus mauritianus     

1966.01   Definitives   Sideways wmk   1965.01
5c     160     Mascarene Paradise Flycatcher    Terpsiphone bourbonnensis     

1967.01   27.06.1967   Definitives   Sideways wmk   1965.01
35c     68     Pink Pigeon    Nesoenas mayeri     

1967.02   01.09.1967   Self-government      
Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda Rodrigues Warbler Acrocephalus rodericanus Newton's Parakeet Psittacula exsul Mascarene Swiftlet Aerodramus francicus
2c     22     Red-tailed Tropicbird    Phaethon rubricauda     
10c     192     Rodrigues Warbler    Acrocephalus rodericanus     
60c     108     Newton's Parakeet    Psittacula exsul     
1r     80     Mascarene Swiftlet    Aerodramus francicus     

1967.03   01.09.1967   Overprint SELF GOVERNMENT 1967 on 1965.01      
Mauritius Grey White-eye Zosterops mauritianus Rodrigues Fody Foudia flavicans Mauritius Olive White-eye Zosterops chloronothos Mascarene Paradise Flycatcher Terpsiphone bourbonnensis Mauritius Fody Foudia rubra Echo Parakeet Psittacula eques Mauritius Cuckooshrike Lalage typica Mauritius Kestrel Falco punctatus Pink Pigeon Nesoenas mayeri Reunion Bulbul Hypsipetes borbonicus Mauritius Blue Pigeon Alectroenas nitidissimus Dodo Raphus cucullatus Rodrigues Solitaire Pezophaps solitaria Red Rail Aphanapteryx bonasia Broad-billed Parrot Lophopsittacus mauritianus
2c     201     Mauritius Grey White-eye    Zosterops mauritianus     
3c     223     Rodrigues Fody    Foudia flavicans     
4c     201     Mauritius Olive White-eye    Zosterops chloronothos     
5c     160     Mascarene Paradise Flycatcher    Terpsiphone bourbonnensis     
10c     223     Mauritius Fody    Foudia rubra     
15c     108     Echo Parakeet    Psittacula eques     
20c     149     Mauritius Cuckooshrike    Lalage typica     
25c     104     Mauritius Kestrel    Falco punctatus     
35c     68     Pink Pigeon    Nesoenas mayeri     
50c     182     Reunion Bulbul    Hypsipetes borbonicus     
60c     68     Mauritius Blue Pigeon    Alectroenas nitidissimus     
1r     68     Dodo    Raphus cucullatus     
2.50r     68     Rodrigues Solitaire    Pezophaps solitaria     
5r     44     Red Rail    Aphanapteryx bonasia     
10r     108     Broad-billed Parrot    Lophopsittacus mauritianus     

1968.01   12.03.1968   Independence   6v set   
Dodo Raphus cucullatus Dodo Raphus cucullatus Dodo Raphus cucullatus
3c     68     Dodo    Raphus cucullatus     
20c     68     Dodo    Raphus cucullatus     = 3c
1r     68     Dodo    Raphus cucullatus     = 3c

1968.02   12.07.1968   New colours      1965.01
Mauritius Grey White-eye Zosterops mauritianus Rodrigues Fody Foudia flavicans Echo Parakeet Psittacula eques Mauritius Cuckooshrike Lalage typica Mauritius Blue Pigeon Alectroenas nitidissimus Dodo Raphus cucullatus
2c     201     Mauritius Grey White-eye    Zosterops mauritianus     
3c     223     Rodrigues Fody    Foudia flavicans     
15c     108     Echo Parakeet    Psittacula eques     
20c     149     Mauritius Cuckooshrike    Lalage typica     
60c     68     Mauritius Blue Pigeon    Alectroenas nitidissimus     
1r     68     Dodo    Raphus cucullatus     

1978.01   21.09.1978   WWF   4v set   
Mauritius Kestrel Falco punctatus
5r     104     Mauritius Kestrel    Falco punctatus     

1978.02   21.09.1978   WWF   4v sheet   1978.01
Mauritius Kestrel Falco punctatus
5r     104     Mauritius Kestrel    Falco punctatus     

1979.01   27.08.1979   Sir Rowland Hill, stamp on stamp   3v set   1954.01
Dodo Raphus cucullatus
2r     68     Dodo    Raphus cucullatus     

1984.01   26.03.1984   Mauritius Kestrel      
Mauritius Kestrel Falco punctatus Mauritius Kestrel Falco punctatus Mauritius Kestrel Falco punctatus Mauritius Kestrel Falco punctatus
25c     104     Mauritius Kestrel    Falco punctatus     
2r     104     Mauritius Kestrel    Falco punctatus     
2.50r     104     Mauritius Kestrel    Falco punctatus     
10r     104     Mauritius Kestrel    Falco punctatus     

1985.01   02.09.1985   WWF, Pink Pigeon      
Pink Pigeon Nesoenas mayeri Pink Pigeon Nesoenas mayeri Pink Pigeon Nesoenas mayeri Pink Pigeon Nesoenas mayeri
25c     68     Pink Pigeon    Nesoenas mayeri     
2r     68     Pink Pigeon    Nesoenas mayeri     
2.50r     68     Pink Pigeon    Nesoenas mayeri     
5r     68     Pink Pigeon    Nesoenas mayeri     

1985.02   27.09.1985   World tourism organisation      
Cory's Shearwater Calonectris borealis
5r     19     Cory's Shearwater    Calonectris borealis     

1990.01   22.11.1990   Protection of the environment   16v set   
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola
30c     62     Common Greenshank    Tringa nebularia     
1.50r     62     Whimbrel    Numenius phaeopus     
25r     56     Grey Plover    Pluvialis squatarola     
and     62     Ruddy Turnstone    Arenaria interpres     
and     62     Curlew Sandpiper    Calidris ferruginea     

1991.01   13.12.1991   Indian Ocean Islands   4v set   
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus
1r     24     Glossy Ibis    Plegadis falcinellus     

1992.01   29.10.1992   Bank of Mauritius   4v set   
4r     68     Dodo    Raphus cucullatus     

1995.01   Imprint 1995 on 1990.01      
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia
30c     62     Common Greenshank    Tringa nebularia     

1996.01   Imprint 1996 on 1990.01      
25r     56     Grey Plover    Pluvialis squatarola     
and     62     Ruddy Turnstone    Arenaria interpres     
and     62     Curlew Sandpiper    Calidris ferruginea     

1997.01   Imprint 1997 on 1990.01      
25r     56     Grey Plover    Pluvialis squatarola     
and     62     Ruddy Turnstone    Arenaria interpres     
and     62     Curlew Sandpiper    Calidris ferruginea     

1997.02   09.06.1997   Mauritius history   5v set   
Dodo Raphus cucullatus
6r     68     Dodo    Raphus cucullatus     Skeleton

1998.01   Imprint 1998 on 1990.01      
25r     56     Grey Plover    Pluvialis squatarola     
and     62     Ruddy Turnstone    Arenaria interpres     
and     62     Curlew Sandpiper    Calidris ferruginea     

2001.01   13.06.2001   Bicentenary of the Baudin Expedition   4v set   
Mascarene Martin Phedina borbonica
6r     183     Mascarene Martin    Phedina borbonica     

2003.01   19.03.2003   WWF      
Echo Parakeet Psittacula eques Echo Parakeet Psittacula eques Echo Parakeet Psittacula eques Echo Parakeet Psittacula eques
1r     108     Echo Parakeet    Psittacula eques     
2r     108     Echo Parakeet    Psittacula eques     
5r     108     Echo Parakeet    Psittacula eques     
15r     108     Echo Parakeet    Psittacula eques     

2005.01   18.03.2005   Round Island   4v set   
Trindade Petrel Pterodroma arminjoniana
9r     19     Trindade Petrel    Pterodroma arminjoniana     

2006.01   05.06.2006   Ecology   4v set   
Common Myna Acridotheres tristis
2r     214     Common Myna    Acridotheres tristis     

2007.01   25.06.2007   Dodo      
Dodo Raphus cucullatus Dodo Raphus cucullatus Dodo Raphus cucullatus Dodo Raphus cucullatus
5r     68     Dodo    Raphus cucullatus     
10r     68     Dodo    Raphus cucullatus     
15r     68     Dodo    Raphus cucullatus     
25r     68     Dodo    Raphus cucullatus     

2007.02   25.06.2007   Dodo      
Dodo Raphus cucullatus
25r     68     Dodo    Raphus cucullatus     MS

2013.01   30.08.2013   Flora and fauna   3v set   
Mascarene Martin Phedina borbonica
18r     183     Mascarene Martin    Phedina borbonica     

2015.01   25.09.2015   French landing in Mauritius      
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus
17r     22     White-tailed Tropicbird    Phaethon lepturus     

Mauritius map

Location: Southern Africa, island in the Indian Ocean
Population: 1.2 million
Climate: tropical, modified by southeast trade winds; warm, dry winter; hot, wet, humid summer
Terrain: small coastal plain rising to discontinuous mountains encircling central plateau

Birds: 119 species. 8 endemic species.

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26.10.2018