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Face value | Family number | English name | Scientific name
1931.01   01.08.1931   Air      
80c     104     Yellow-headed Caracara    Milvago chimachima     Blue

1933.01   Air      1931.01
80c     104     Yellow-headed Caracara    Milvago chimachima     Green

1934.01   21.07.1934   Air      1931.01
Yellow-headed Caracara Milvago chimachima
80c     104     Yellow-headed Caracara    Milvago chimachima     Red

1968.01   03.06.1968   Paraguayan stamps, stamp on stamp      1931.01
25c     104     Yellow-headed Caracara    Milvago chimachima     

1968.02   25.09.1968   Paintings      
50g     236     European Goldfinch    Carduelis carduelis     MS

1969.01   09.07.1969   Latin American wildlife      
Green Aracari Pteroglossus viridis White-tipped Plantcutter Phytotoma rutila Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinica Sharpbill Oxyruncus cristatus Ornate Hawk-Eagle Spizaetus ornatus American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber Yellow-headed Amazon Amazona oratrix Blue-and-yellow Macaw Ara ararauna Sparkling Violetear Colibri coruscans
10c     98     Green Aracari    Pteroglossus viridis     
15c     123     White-tipped Plantcutter    Phytotoma rutila     
20c     30     Purple Gallinule    Porphyrio martinica     
25c     125     Sharpbill    Oxyruncus cristatus     
30c     78     Ornate Hawk-Eagle    Spizaetus ornatus     
50c     35     American Flamingo    Phoenicopterus ruber     
75c     107     Yellow-headed Amazon    Amazona oratrix     
12.45g     107     Blue-and-yellow Macaw    Ara ararauna     
and     107     Scarlet Macaw    Ara macao     
18.15g     21     Sparkling Violetear    Colibri coruscans     

1970.01   26.11.1970   Expo 70 Osaka      
Not identified Not identified
30c          Not identified    Not identified     

1971.01   26.03.1971   Apolloemblems      
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
20g     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     MS

1971.02   07.04.1971   Philatokio '71      
Common Hill Myna Gracula religiosa
50c     220     Common Hill Myna    Gracula religiosa     

1972.01   18.11.1972   Paintings      
Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis Silver Pheasant Lophura nycthemera
10c     32     Red-crowned Crane    Grus japonensis     
25c     10     Silver Pheasant    Lophura nycthemera     
12.45g     10     Red Junglefowl    Gallus gallus     
18.15g     13     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     

1972.02   18.11.1972   Visit to Japan      
Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis
30c     32     Red-crowned Crane    Grus japonensis     

1972.03   25.11.1972   South American fauna      
Greater Rhea Rhea americana
75c     2     Greater Rhea    Rhea americana     

1973.01   14.11.1973   Birds      
Swallow Tanager Tersina viridis Blue-throated Piping Guan Pipile cumanensis Scarlet Flycatcher Pyrocephalus rubinus Plate-billed Mountain Toucan Andigena laminirostris Pompadour Cotinga Xipholena punicea Paradise Tanager Tangara chilensis White-tailed Goldenthroat Polytmus guainumbi
10c     252     Swallow Tanager    Tersina viridis     
15c     7     Blue-throated Piping Guan    Pipile cumanensis     
20c     122     Scarlet Flycatcher    Pyrocephalus rubinus     
25c     98     Plate-billed Mountain Toucan    Andigena laminirostris     
30c     123     Pompadour Cotinga    Xipholena punicea     
50c     252     Paradise Tanager    Tangara chilensis     
75c     21     White-tailed Goldenthroat    Polytmus guainumbi     
5g     125     Northern Royal Flycatcher    Onychorhynchus mexicanus     
10g     120     Crested Gallito    Rhinocrypta lanceolata     
20g     83     Bar-tailed Trogon    Apaloderma vittatum     

1973.02   14.11.1973   Birds      
25g     21     White-necked Jacobin    Florisuga mellivora     MS

1974.01   04.02.1974   Famous paintings      
Indian Peafowl Pavo cristatus
30c     10     Indian Peafowl    Pavo cristatus     

1976.01   15.06.1976   Domestic animals      
Sri Lanka Junglefowl Gallus lafayettii Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
1g     10     Sri Lanka Junglefowl    Gallus lafayettii     
3g     10     Wild Turkey    Meleagris gallopavo     

1981.01   10.07.1981   Philatokyo 81      Japan 1875.01
Taiga Bean Goose Anser fabalis
30g     13     Taiga Bean Goose    Anser fabalis     

1982.01   21.04.1982   Scouts      
Greater Rhea Rhea americana
50c     2     Greater Rhea    Rhea americana     

1983.01   22.10.1983   South American birds      
Spectacled Owl Pulsatrix perspicillata Rufous-bellied Chachalaca Ortalis wagleri Amazon Kingfisher Chloroceryle amazona Green-backed Trogon Trogon viridis Red-breasted Blackbird Leistes militaris Collared Puffbird Bucco capensis Red-legged Honeycreeper Cyanerpes cyaneus
25c     80     Spectacled Owl    Pulsatrix perspicillata     
50c     7     Rufous-bellied Chachalaca    Ortalis wagleri     
1g     90     Amazon Kingfisher    Chloroceryle amazona     
2g     83     Green-backed Trogon    Trogon viridis     
3g     248     Red-breasted Blackbird    Leistes militaris     
4g     95     Collared Puffbird    Bucco capensis     
5g     252     Red-legged Honeycreeper    Cyanerpes cyaneus     

1985.01   18.04.1985   Audubon      
Hepatic Tanager Piranga hepatica Northern Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway Blue Manakin Chiroxiphia caudata White Monjita Xolmis irupero Cream-backed Woodpecker Campephilus leucopogon Blue-and-yellow Tanager Pipraeidea bonariensis Tropical Parula Setophaga pitiayumi
25c     251     Hepatic Tanager    Piranga hepatica     
50c     104     Northern Crested Caracara    Caracara cheriway     
1g     124     Blue Manakin    Chiroxiphia caudata     
2g     122     White Monjita    Xolmis irupero     
3g     102     Cream-backed Woodpecker    Campephilus leucopogon     
4g     252     Blue-and-yellow Tanager    Pipraeidea bonariensis     
5g     249     Tropical Parula    Setophaga pitiayumi     

1985.02   05.07.1985   Overprint EXPO '85 on 1981.01      
30c     13     Taiga Bean Goose    Anser fabalis     

1986.01   28.09.1986   Overprint Homenaje a la... on 1972.02   7v set   
30c     32     Red-crowned Crane    Grus japonensis     

1989.01   08.02.1989   Overprint HOMENAJE AL... on 1972.02   5v set   
30c     32     Red-crowned Crane    Grus japonensis     

1989.02   19.12.1989   Birds      
Red-and-green Macaw Ara chloropterus Brazilian Merganser Mergus octosetaceus Greater Rhea Rhea americana Toco Toucan Ramphastos toco Bare-faced Curassow Crax fasciolata Blue-throated Macaw Ara glaucogularis
50g     107     Red-and-green Macaw    Ara chloropterus     
100g     13     Brazilian Merganser    Mergus octosetaceus     
300g     2     Greater Rhea    Rhea americana     
500g     98     Toco Toucan    Ramphastos toco     
1000g     7     Bare-faced Curassow    Crax fasciolata     
2000g     107     Blue-throated Macaw    Ara glaucogularis     
and     107     Blue-and-yellow Macaw    Ara ararauna     

1994.01   09.09.1994   Parafil 94      
Maguari Stork Ciconia maguari Yellow-billed Cardinal Paroaria capitata Green Kingfisher Chloroceryle americana Jabiru Jabiru mycteria
100g     64     Maguari Stork    Ciconia maguari     
150g     252     Yellow-billed Cardinal    Paroaria capitata     
400g     90     Green Kingfisher    Chloroceryle americana     
500g     64     Jabiru    Jabiru mycteria     

1995.01   06.07.1995   Neo-tropical ornithological congress      
Tropical Parula Setophaga pitiayumi Blue Manakin Chiroxiphia caudata Orange-backed Troupial Icterus croconotus Hooded Siskin Spinus magellanicus
100g     249     Tropical Parula    Setophaga pitiayumi     
200g     124     Blue Manakin    Chiroxiphia caudata     
600g     248     Orange-backed Troupial    Icterus croconotus     
1000g     236     Hooded Siskin    Spinus magellanicus     

1995.02   12.10.1995   America   2v set   
Jabiru Jabiru mycteria
2000g     64     Jabiru    Jabiru mycteria     

2002.01   03.05.2002   El Mbigua Yacht Club anniversary      
Neotropic Cormorant Phalacrocorax brasilianus
700g     68     Neotropic Cormorant    Phalacrocorax brasilianus     

2003.01   09.06.2003   Parrots      
Turquoise-fronted Amazon Amazona aestiva Monk Parakeet Myiopsitta monachus White-eyed Parakeet Psittacara leucophthalmus
1000g     107     Turquoise-fronted Amazon    Amazona aestiva     
2000g     107     Monk Parakeet    Myiopsitta monachus     
4000g     107     White-eyed Parakeet    Psittacara leucophthalmus     

2004.01   27.05.2004   Robin Wood   3v set   
Plush-crested Jay Cyanocorax chrysops
1000g     165     Plush-crested Jay    Cyanocorax chrysops     

2004.02   11.10.2004   Upaep      
Bare-throated Bellbird Procnias nudicollis
6000g     123     Bare-throated Bellbird    Procnias nudicollis     

2004.03   11.10.2004   Upaep      
Goliath Heron Ardea goliath
6000g     70     Goliath Heron    Ardea goliath     MS

2004.04   22.10.2004   Mercosur      
Maguari Stork Ciconia maguari Southern Screamer Chauna torquata
3000g     64     Maguari Stork    Ciconia maguari     
4000g     11     Southern Screamer    Chauna torquata     

2007.01   18.04.2007   JCI conference      
Scarlet Macaw Ara macao
8000g     107     Scarlet Macaw    Ara macao     

2008.01   10.07.2008   Mercosur      
Red Pileated Finch Coryphospingus cucullatus Great Kiskadee Pitangus sulphuratus
5000g     252     Red Pileated Finch    Coryphospingus cucullatus     
6000g     122     Great Kiskadee    Pitangus sulphuratus     

2010.01   26.05.2010   Charles Darwin      
Ringed Kingfisher Megaceryle torquata
7000g     90     Ringed Kingfisher    Megaceryle torquata     

2011.01   21.11.2011   Caritas      
Savanna Hawk Buteogallus meridionalis
700g     78     Savanna Hawk    Buteogallus meridionalis     

2012.01   14.07.2012   P.L.R.A.   2v set   
Hyacinth Macaw Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus
2000g     107     Hyacinth Macaw    Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus     

2012.02   20.11.2012   New energy      
Great Egret Ardea alba
1400g     70     Great Egret    Ardea alba     

2012.03   18.12.2012   UN environment protection program      
Striated Heron Butorides striata
3000g     70     Striated Heron    Butorides striata     

2012.04   18.12.2012   UN environment protection program      
Roseate Spoonbill Platalea ajaja
16000g     69     Roseate Spoonbill    Platalea ajaja     MS

2013.01   19.08.2013   Birds      
White-faced Whistling Duck Dendrocygna viduata Turquoise-fronted Amazon Amazona aestiva Glittering-bellied Emerald Chlorostilbon lucidus Jabiru Jabiru mycteria Eared Dove Zenaida auriculata Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia Giant Wood Rail Aramides ypecaha Black-bellied Whistling Duck Dendrocygna autumnalis Southern Crested Caracara Caracara plancus Southern Lapwing Vanellus chilensis
2000g     13     White-faced Whistling Duck    Dendrocygna viduata     
2000g     107     Turquoise-fronted Amazon    Amazona aestiva     
2000g     21     Glittering-bellied Emerald    Chlorostilbon lucidus     
2000g     64     Jabiru    Jabiru mycteria     
2000g     27     Eared Dove    Zenaida auriculata     
2000g     80     Burrowing Owl    Athene cunicularia     
2000g     30     Giant Wood Rail    Aramides ypecaha     
2000g     13     Black-bellied Whistling Duck    Dendrocygna autumnalis     
2000g     104     Southern Crested Caracara    Caracara plancus     
2000g     43     Southern Lapwing    Vanellus chilensis     

2014.01   29.10.2014   Asuncion Zoo      
Blue-and-yellow Macaw Ara ararauna Greater Rhea Rhea americana
3000g     107     Blue-and-yellow Macaw    Ara ararauna     
10000g     2     Greater Rhea    Rhea americana     

2015.01   12.06.2015   JCI      
Turquoise-fronted Amazon Amazona aestiva
3000g     107     Turquoise-fronted Amazon    Amazona aestiva     MS

2016.01   20.06.2016   Paraguay and Israel, national birds      
Bare-throated Bellbird Procnias nudicollis Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops
6000g     123     Bare-throated Bellbird    Procnias nudicollis     
10000g     84     Eurasian Hoopoe    Upupa epops     

2017.01   29.09.2017   Youth   2v set   
Black Jacobin Florisuga fusca
3000g     21     Black Jacobin    Florisuga fusca     

2017.02   09.10.2017   Upaep      
Chilean Flamingo Phoenicopterus chilensis
4000g     35     Chilean Flamingo    Phoenicopterus chilensis     MS

2018.01   21.09.2018   Birds of the Chaco   Sheet   
Olive-crowned Crescentchest Melanopareia maximiliani Crested Hornero Furnarius cristatus Chaco Puffbird Nystalus striatipectus Red Tanager Piranga flava Blue-crowned Trogon Trogon curucui
2000g     121     Olive-crowned Crescentchest    Melanopareia maximiliani     
2500g     115     Crested Hornero    Furnarius cristatus     
3000g     95     Chaco Puffbird    Nystalus striatipectus     
3500g     251     Red Tanager    Piranga flava     
4000g     83     Blue-crowned Trogon    Trogon curucui     

2019.01   31.05.2019   IPS Isla Po'i      
Hyacinth Macaw Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus
2200g     107     Hyacinth Macaw    Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus     MS

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Location: Central South America
Population: 6.8 million
Climate: subtropical to temperate; substantial rainfall in the eastern portions, becoming semiarid in the far west
Terrain: grassy plains and wooded hills east of Rio Paraguay; Gran Chaco region west of Rio Paraguay mostly low, marshy plain near the river, and dry forest and thorny scrub elsewhere

Birds: 700 species; 1 endemic
National bird: Bare-throated Bellbird

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