Previous List    Home Next 
Previous width="31" height="31" border="0" alt="Next" />
St Helena
Bird stamps from St Helena

Click here for catalogue-numbers
Mainly images - gallery format
Abbrevations
Click on number to go to family-page
9   14   17   19   20   23   31   45   57   65   69   216   225   226   232  
Buy stamps Achetez timbres Comprar sellos Compra francobolli Koop postzegels
Click here

Face value | Family number | English name | Scientific name
1953.01   04.08.1953   Definitives      
St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae
3d     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     

1961.01   12.12.1961   Definitives      
Yellow Canary Crithagra flaviventris Red Fody Foudia madagascariensis White Tern Gygis alba
1d     232     Yellow Canary    Crithagra flaviventris     
6d     225     Red Fody    Foudia madagascariensis     
1s6d     65     White Tern    Gygis alba     

1965.01   04.01.1965   Overprint FIRST LOCAL POST on 1961.01      
6d     225     Red Fody    Foudia madagascariensis     
1s/6d     65     White Tern    Gygis alba     

1972.01   20.12.1972   Royal Silver Wedding      
St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae
2p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     
and     65     White Tern    Gygis alba     
16p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     = 2p
and     65     White Tern    Gygis alba     

1975.01   20.10.1975   Centenary of publication of "St. Helena"   4v set   
St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae
12p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     

1982.01   19.04.1982   Charles Darwin   4v set   
Common Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
25p     14     Common Pheasant    Phasianus colchicus     
and     14     Chukar Partridge    Alectoris chukar     

1983.01   12.09.1983   Birds      
Java Sparrow Lonchura oryzivora Red Fody Foudia madagascariensis Common Waxbill Estrilda astrild Yellow Canary Crithagra flaviventris
7p     226     Java Sparrow    Lonchura oryzivora     
15p     225     Red Fody    Foudia madagascariensis     
33p     226     Common Waxbill    Estrilda astrild     
59p     232     Yellow Canary    Crithagra flaviventris     

1984.01   26.07.1984   New coinage   4v set   
St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae
15p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     

1985.01   02.09.1985   Audubon   4v set   
Common Gallinule Gallinula galeata White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus Brown Noddy Anous stolidus
15p     45     Common Gallinule    Gallinula galeata     
25p     23     White-tailed Tropicbird    Phaethon lepturus     
60p     65     Brown Noddy    Anous stolidus     

1993.01   16.08.1993   Endangered species      
St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae
3p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     
5p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     
12p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     
25p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     
40p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     
60p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     

1993.02   26.08.1993   Birds      
Yellow Canary Crithagra flaviventris Chukar Partridge Alectoris chukar Rock Dove Columba livia Common Waxbill Estrilda astrild Common Myna Acridotheres tristis Java Sparrow Lonchura oryzivora Red-billed Tropicbird Phaethon aethereus Band-rumped Storm Petrel Oceanodroma castro Red Fody Foudia madagascariensis White Tern Gygis alba Southern Giant Petrel Macronectes giganteus St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae
1p     232     Yellow Canary    Crithagra flaviventris     
3p     14     Chukar Partridge    Alectoris chukar     
11p     69     Rock Dove    Columba livia     
12p     226     Common Waxbill    Estrilda astrild     
15p     216     Common Myna    Acridotheres tristis     
18p     226     Java Sparrow    Lonchura oryzivora     
25p     23     Red-billed Tropicbird    Phaethon aethereus     
35p     19     Band-rumped Storm Petrel    Oceanodroma castro     
75p     225     Red Fody    Foudia madagascariensis     
1     65     White Tern    Gygis alba     
2     20     Southern Giant Petrel    Macronectes giganteus     
5     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     

1995.01   06.04.1995   Harpers Valley earth dam   5v set   
St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae
25p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     

1997.01   03.02.1997   Hong Kong 97      1993.02
Red Fody Foudia madagascariensis
75p     225     Red Fody    Foudia madagascariensis     MS

1997.02   20.06.1997   Return of Hong Kong to China      1993.02
St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae
75p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     MS

2002.01   15.04.2002   Birdlife International   p 14x14   
St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae
10p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     
15p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     
30p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     
80p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     

2002.02   15.04.2002   BirdLife International   Sheet, p 14x14   2002.01

Click on thumbnail to launch image in popup
St. Helena Plover  Charadrius sanctaehelenae St. Helena Plover  Charadrius sanctaehelenae St. Helena Plover  Charadrius sanctaehelenae St. Helena Plover  Charadrius sanctaehelenae St. Helena Plover  Charadrius sanctaehelenae
10p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     
15p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     
25p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     
30p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     
80p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     

2003.01   08.04.2003   Tourism   12v sheet   

Click on thumbnail to launch image in popup
St. Helena Plover  Charadrius sanctaehelenae Common Tern  Sterna hirundo
25p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     
25p     65     Common Tern    Sterna hirundo     

2006.01   03.11.2006   Anniversaries   8v set   
St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae
25p     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     

2007.01   12.06.2007   BirdLife International      
Black Noddy Anous minutus Band-rumped Storm Petrel Oceanodroma castro Masked Booby Sula dactylatra Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus
15p     65     Black Noddy    Anous minutus     
30p     19     Band-rumped Storm Petrel    Oceanodroma castro     
50p     31     Masked Booby    Sula dactylatra     
2     65     Sooty Tern    Onychoprion fuscatus     

2007.02   03.09.2007   Christmas   6v set   
Mute Swan Cygnus olor
10p     9     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     
and     9     Black Swan    Cygnus atratus     
and     9     Black-necked Swan    Cygnus melancoryphus     

2008.01   17.07.2008   Seabirds      
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster Brown Noddy Anous stolidus White Tern Gygis alba Red-billed Tropicbird Phaethon aethereus
15p     31     Brown Booby    Sula leucogaster     
35p     65     Brown Noddy    Anous stolidus     
40p     65     White Tern    Gygis alba     
1.25     23     Red-billed Tropicbird    Phaethon aethereus     

2015.01   11.11.2015   Definitives      
White Tern Gygis alba Zebra Dove Geopelia striata Chukar Partridge Alectoris chukar Brown Booby Sula leucogaster Java Sparrow Lonchura oryzivora Wilson's Storm Petrel Oceanites oceanicus Red-billed Tropicbird Phaethon aethereus Masked Booby Sula dactylatra Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus Yellow Canary Crithagra flaviventris Red Fody Foudia madagascariensis St. Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae
5p     65     White Tern    Gygis alba     
10p     69     Zebra Dove    Geopelia striata     
15p     14     Chukar Partridge    Alectoris chukar     
20p     31     Brown Booby    Sula leucogaster     
30p     226     Java Sparrow    Lonchura oryzivora     
40p     17     Wilson's Storm Petrel    Oceanites oceanicus     
50p     23     Red-billed Tropicbird    Phaethon aethereus     
60p     31     Masked Booby    Sula dactylatra     
80p     65     Sooty Tern    Onychoprion fuscatus     
1     232     Yellow Canary    Crithagra flaviventris     
2     225     Red Fody    Foudia madagascariensis     
5     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     

2015.02   11.11.2015   Definitives   Sheet   2015.01

Click on thumbnail to launch image in popup
White Tern  Gygis alba Zebra Dove  Geopelia striata Chukar Partridge  Alectoris chukar Brown Booby  Sula leucogaster Java Sparrow  Lonchura oryzivora Wilson's Storm Petrel  Oceanites oceanicus Red-billed Tropicbird  Phaethon aethereus Masked Booby  Sula dactylatra Sooty Tern  Onychoprion fuscatus Yellow Canary  Crithagra flaviventris Red Fody  Foudia madagascariensis St. Helena Plover  Charadrius sanctaehelenae
5p     65     White Tern    Gygis alba     
10p     69     Zebra Dove    Geopelia striata     
15p     14     Chukar Partridge    Alectoris chukar     
20p     31     Brown Booby    Sula leucogaster     
30p     226     Java Sparrow    Lonchura oryzivora     
40p     17     Wilson's Storm Petrel    Oceanites oceanicus     
50p     23     Red-billed Tropicbird    Phaethon aethereus     
60p     31     Masked Booby    Sula dactylatra     
80p     65     Sooty Tern    Onychoprion fuscatus     
1     232     Yellow Canary    Crithagra flaviventris     
2     225     Red Fody    Foudia madagascariensis     
5     57     St. Helena Plover    Charadrius sanctaehelenae     

Saint Helena map

Location: Island in the South Atlantic Ocean, about mid-way between South America and Africa
Population: 4,000
Climate: tropical; marine; mild, tempered by trade winds
Terrain: rugged, volcanic; small scattered plateaus and plains

Birds: 127 species, 1 endemic

Links:
Saint Helena Post Office postal administration website
Saint Helena CIA - The World Factbook

Previous Next
 Previous List    Home Next 

Last updated
26.08.2016