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Face value | Family number | English name | Scientific name
1911.01   01.12.1911   Definitives      
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
10c     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     

1938.01   14.05.1938   Definitives      
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
6c     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     

1947.01   15.12.1947   Everglades national park      
Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
3c     70     Great Blue Heron    Ardea herodias     

1954.01   03.09.1954   Definitives      
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
4c     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     

1956.01   05.05.1956   Wild life conservation   3v set   
Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
3c     10     Wild Turkey    Meleagris gallopavo     

1957.01   22.11.1957   Wild life conservation      
Whooping Crane Grus americana
3c     32     Whooping Crane    Grus americana     

1958.01   31.07.1958   Definitives      1954.01
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
5c     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     

1963.01   12.07.1963   Definitives      
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
6c     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     

1963.02   07.12.1963   Audubon      
Black-throated Magpie-Jay Calocitta colliei
5c     165     Black-throated Magpie-Jay    Calocitta colliei     

1967.01   26.04.1967   Audubon      1963.02
Black-throated Magpie-Jay Calocitta colliei
20c     165     Black-throated Magpie-Jay    Calocitta colliei     

1968.01   24.10.1968   Waterfowl conservation      
Wood Duck Aix sponsa
6c     13     Wood Duck    Aix sponsa     

1969.01   02.08.1969   Alabama      
Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
6c     102     Northern Flicker    Colaptes auratus     

1970.01   06.05.1970   Natural history   4v set   
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
6c     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     

1970.02   28.10.1970   Prevention of pollution   4v set   
American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus
6c     52     American Herring Gull    Larus smithsonianus     

1971.01   12.06.1971   Wildlife conservation   4v set   
California Condor Gymnogyps californianus
8c     75     California Condor    Gymnogyps californianus     

1971.02   10.11.1971   Christmas   2v set   
Chukar Partridge Alectoris chukar
8c     10     Chukar Partridge    Alectoris chukar     

1972.01   05.04.1972   National parks   4v set   
Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia
2c     52     Bonaparte's Gull    Chroicocephalus philadelphia     
2c     52     Bonaparte's Gull    Chroicocephalus philadelphia     

1972.02   20.09.1972   Wildlife conservation   4v set   
Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
8c     73     Brown Pelican    Pelecanus occidentalis     
8c     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     

1978.01   10.06.1978   CAPEX 78   8v set   
Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Mallard Anas platyrhynchos Canada Goose Branta canadensis Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
13c     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     
13c     13     Mallard    Anas platyrhynchos     
13c     13     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     
13c     165     Blue Jay    Cyanocitta cristata     

1978.02   26.08.1978   Wildlife conservation      
Great Grey Owl Strix nebulosa Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus Barred Owl Strix varia Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
15c     80     Great Grey Owl    Strix nebulosa     
15c     80     Northern Saw-whet Owl    Aegolius acadicus     
15c     80     Barred Owl    Strix varia     
15c     80     Great Horned Owl    Bubo virginianus     

1980.01   01.09.1980   Organized labour      
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
15c     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     

1981.01   26.06.1981   Wildlife habitats   4v set   
Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias Ruffed Grouse Bonasa umbellus
18c     70     Great Blue Heron    Ardea herodias     
18c     10     Ruffed Grouse    Bonasa umbellus     

1982.01   14.04.1982   State birds and flowers   50v sheet, p 10½x11   
Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus Willow Ptarmigan Lagopus lagopus Cactus Wren Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos California Quail Callipepla californica Lark Bunting Calamospiza melanocorys American Robin Turdus migratorius Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum Nene Branta sandvicensis Mountain Bluebird Sialia currucoides Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis American Goldfinch Spinus tristis Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus Baltimore Oriole Icterus galbula Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus American Robin Turdus migratorius Common Loon Gavia immer Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta Mountain Bluebird Sialia currucoides Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus American Goldfinch Spinus tristis Greater Roadrunner Geococcyx californianus Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Scissor-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus forficatus Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta Ruffed Grouse Bonasa umbellus Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus Common Pheasant Phasianus colchicus Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos California Gull Larus californicus Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis American Goldfinch Spinus tristis Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis American Robin Turdus migratorius Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta
20c     102     Northern Flicker    Colaptes auratus     
20c     10     Willow Ptarmigan    Lagopus lagopus     
20c     212     Cactus Wren    Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus     
20c     217     Northern Mockingbird    Mimus polyglottos     
20c     9     California Quail    Callipepla californica     
20c     238     Lark Bunting    Calamospiza melanocorys     
20c     220     American Robin    Turdus migratorius     
20c     217     Northern Mockingbird    Mimus polyglottos     
20c     217     Brown Thrasher    Toxostoma rufum     
20c     13     Nene    Branta sandvicensis     
20c     220     Mountain Bluebird    Sialia currucoides     
20c     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     
20c     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     
20c     234     American Goldfinch    Spinus tristis     
20c     246     Western Meadowlark    Sturnella neglecta     
20c     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     
20c     73     Brown Pelican    Pelecanus occidentalis     
20c     181     Black-capped Chickadee    Poecile atricapillus     
20c     246     Baltimore Oriole    Icterus galbula     
20c     181     Black-capped Chickadee    Poecile atricapillus     
20c     220     American Robin    Turdus migratorius     
20c     58     Common Loon    Gavia immer     
20c     217     Northern Mockingbird    Mimus polyglottos     
20c     220     Eastern Bluebird    Sialia sialis     
20c     246     Western Meadowlark    Sturnella neglecta     
20c     246     Western Meadowlark    Sturnella neglecta     
20c     220     Mountain Bluebird    Sialia currucoides     
20c     234     Purple Finch    Haemorhous purpureus     
20c     234     American Goldfinch    Spinus tristis     
20c     24     Greater Roadrunner    Geococcyx californianus     
20c     220     Eastern Bluebird    Sialia sialis     
20c     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     
20c     246     Western Meadowlark    Sturnella neglecta     
20c     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     
20c     122     Scissor-tailed Flycatcher    Tyrannus forficatus     
20c     246     Western Meadowlark    Sturnella neglecta     
20c     10     Ruffed Grouse    Bonasa umbellus     
20c     212     Carolina Wren    Thryothorus ludovicianus     
20c     10     Common Pheasant    Phasianus colchicus     
20c     217     Northern Mockingbird    Mimus polyglottos     
20c     217     Northern Mockingbird    Mimus polyglottos     
20c     52     California Gull    Larus californicus     
20c     220     Hermit Thrush    Catharus guttatus     
20c     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     
20c     234     American Goldfinch    Spinus tristis     
20c     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     
20c     220     American Robin    Turdus migratorius     
20c     246     Western Meadowlark    Sturnella neglecta     

1982.02   14.04.1982   State birds and flowers   50v sheet, p 11   1982.01
Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus Willow Ptarmigan Lagopus lagopus Cactus Wren Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos California Quail Callipepla californica Lark Bunting Calamospiza melanocorys American Robin Turdus migratorius Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum Nene Branta sandvicensis Mountain Bluebird Sialia currucoides Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis American Goldfinch Spinus tristis Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus Baltimore Oriole Icterus galbula Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus American Robin Turdus migratorius Common Loon Gavia immer Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta Mountain Bluebird Sialia currucoides Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus American Goldfinch Spinus tristis Greater Roadrunner Geococcyx californianus Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Scissor-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus forficatus Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta Ruffed Grouse Bonasa umbellus Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus Common Pheasant Phasianus colchicus Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos California Gull Larus californicus Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis American Goldfinch Spinus tristis Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis American Robin Turdus migratorius Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta
20c     102     Northern Flicker    Colaptes auratus     
20c     10     Willow Ptarmigan    Lagopus lagopus     
20c     212     Cactus Wren    Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus     
20c     217     Northern Mockingbird    Mimus polyglottos     
20c     9     California Quail    Callipepla californica     
20c     238     Lark Bunting    Calamospiza melanocorys     
20c     220     American Robin    Turdus migratorius     
20c     217     Northern Mockingbird    Mimus polyglottos     
20c     217     Brown Thrasher    Toxostoma rufum     
20c     13     Nene    Branta sandvicensis     
20c     220     Mountain Bluebird    Sialia currucoides     
20c     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     
20c     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     
20c     234     American Goldfinch    Spinus tristis     
20c     246     Western Meadowlark    Sturnella neglecta     
20c     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     
20c     73     Brown Pelican    Pelecanus occidentalis     
20c     181     Black-capped Chickadee    Poecile atricapillus     
20c     246     Baltimore Oriole    Icterus galbula     
20c     181     Black-capped Chickadee    Poecile atricapillus     
20c     220     American Robin    Turdus migratorius     
20c     58     Common Loon    Gavia immer     
20c     217     Northern Mockingbird    Mimus polyglottos     
20c     220     Eastern Bluebird    Sialia sialis     
20c     246     Western Meadowlark    Sturnella neglecta     
20c     246     Western Meadowlark    Sturnella neglecta     
20c     220     Mountain Bluebird    Sialia currucoides     
20c     234     Purple Finch    Haemorhous purpureus     
20c     234     American Goldfinch    Spinus tristis     
20c     24     Greater Roadrunner    Geococcyx californianus     
20c     220     Eastern Bluebird    Sialia sialis     
20c     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     
20c     246     Western Meadowlark    Sturnella neglecta     
20c     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     
20c     122     Scissor-tailed Flycatcher    Tyrannus forficatus     
20c     246     Western Meadowlark    Sturnella neglecta     
20c     10     Ruffed Grouse    Bonasa umbellus     
20c     212     Carolina Wren    Thryothorus ludovicianus     
20c     10     Common Pheasant    Phasianus colchicus     
20c     217     Northern Mockingbird    Mimus polyglottos     
20c     217     Northern Mockingbird    Mimus polyglottos     
20c     52     California Gull    Larus californicus     
20c     220     Hermit Thrush    Catharus guttatus     
20c     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     
20c     234     American Goldfinch    Spinus tristis     
20c     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     
20c     220     American Robin    Turdus migratorius     
20c     246     Western Meadowlark    Sturnella neglecta     

1982.03   28.10.1982   Christmas   5v set   
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis
20c     234     European Goldfinch    Carduelis carduelis     

1983.01   14.08.1983   Definitives   Booklet   
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
9.35$     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     ctb
9.35$     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     = 9.35$, ctbr

1984.01   12.03.1984   Hawaii statehood      
Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva
20c     43     Pacific Golden Plover    Pluvialis fulva     

1984.02   11.05.1984   Louisiana world exposition      
Canada Goose Branta canadensis
20c     13     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     
and     68     Anhinga    Anhinga anhinga     
and     70     Tricolored Heron    Egretta tricolor     
and     247     Prothonotary Warbler    Protonotaria citrea     

1984.03   02.07.1984   Migratory bird hunting and conservation      
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
20c     13     Mallard    Anas platyrhynchos     

1985.01   29.04.1985   Definitives   Booklet   
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
10.75$     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     ctb
10.75$     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     = 10.75$, ctbr

1987.01   13.06.1987   CAPEX 87   50v sheet   
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica Broad-tailed Hummingbird Selasphorus platycercus Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea Roseate Spoonbill Platalea ajaja Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus Iiwi Drepanis coccinea Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata Snowy Egret Egretta thula Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos Canada Goose Branta canadensis
22c     187     Barn Swallow    Hirundo rustica     
22c     21     Broad-tailed Hummingbird    Selasphorus platycercus     
22c     77     Western Osprey    Pandion haliaetus     
22c     9     Northern Bobwhite    Colinus virginianus     
22c     246     Red-winged Blackbird    Agelaius phoeniceus     
22c     249     Scarlet Tanager    Piranga olivacea     
22c     69     Roseate Spoonbill    Platalea ajaja     
22c     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     
22c     234     Iiwi    Drepanis coccinea     
22c     165     Blue Jay    Cyanocitta cristata     
22c     70     Snowy Egret    Egretta thula     
22c     217     Northern Mockingbird    Mimus polyglottos     
22c     13     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     

1988.01   29.04.1988   Definitives   Booklet   
Common Pheasant Phasianus colchicus Common Pheasant Phasianus colchicus Common Pheasant Phasianus colchicus Common Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
25c     10     Common Pheasant    Phasianus colchicus     ct
25c     10     Common Pheasant    Phasianus colchicus     = 25c, cb
25c     10     Common Pheasant    Phasianus colchicus     = 25c, ctr
25c     10     Common Pheasant    Phasianus colchicus     = 25c, cbr

1988.02   28.05.1988   Definitives   Booklet   
Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus
25c     80     Northern Saw-whet Owl    Aegolius acadicus     cl
25c     80     Northern Saw-whet Owl    Aegolius acadicus     = 25c, cr
25c     80     Northern Saw-whet Owl    Aegolius acadicus     = 25c, cbr
25c     249     Rose-breasted Grosbeak    Pheucticus ludovicianus     cl
25c     249     Rose-breasted Grosbeak    Pheucticus ludovicianus     = 25c, cr
25c     249     Rose-breasted Grosbeak    Pheucticus ludovicianus     = 25c, cbl

1988.03   04.10.1988   Definitives      
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
8.75$     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     

1990.01   06.01.1990   Idaho      
Mountain Bluebird Sialia currucoides
25c     220     Mountain Bluebird    Sialia currucoides     

1990.02   03.02.1990   Definitives   Booklet   
Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
15c     52     Laughing Gull    Leucophaeus atricilla     cl
15c     52     Laughing Gull    Leucophaeus atricilla     = 15c, cr
15c     52     Laughing Gull    Leucophaeus atricilla     = 15c, cbl
15c     52     Laughing Gull    Leucophaeus atricilla     = 15c, cbr

1991.01   12.04.1991   Wood Duck   Booklet, black inscription   
Wood Duck Aix sponsa
29c     13     Wood Duck    Aix sponsa     ct
29c     13     Wood Duck    Aix sponsa     = 29c, cb
29c     13     Wood Duck    Aix sponsa     = 29c, ctr
29c     13     Wood Duck    Aix sponsa     = 29c, cbr

1991.02   12.04.1991   Wood Duck   Booklet, red inscription   1991.01
Wood Duck Aix sponsa Wood Duck Aix sponsa Wood Duck Aix sponsa Wood Duck Aix sponsa
29c     13     Wood Duck    Aix sponsa     ct
29c     13     Wood Duck    Aix sponsa     = 29c, cb
29c     13     Wood Duck    Aix sponsa     = 29c, ctr
29c     13     Wood Duck    Aix sponsa     = 29c, cbr

1991.03   30.04.1991   Bonds savings      
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
29c     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     

1991.04   09.05.1991   Greetings stamps   2v set   
Fischer's Lovebird Agapornis fischeri
52c     108     Fischer's Lovebird    Agapornis fischeri     

1991.05   16.06.1991   US olympic festival      
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
9.95$     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     

1991.06   22.06.1991   Birds      
American Kestrel Falco sparverius Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
1c     104     American Kestrel    Falco sparverius     "01"
3c     220     Eastern Bluebird    Sialia sialis     "03"
30c     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     

1991.07   07.07.1991   Definitives      
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
2.90$     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     

1991.08   31.08.1991   Definitives      
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
14$     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     

1991.09   03.09.1991   Second world war   10v sheet   
American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus
29c     52     American Herring Gull    Larus smithsonianus     

1992.01   15.06.1992   Hummingbirds      
Costa's Hummingbird Calypte costae Calliope Hummingbird Selasphorus calliope Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris Rufous Hummingbird Selasphorus rufus Broad-billed Hummingbird Cynanthus latirostris
29c     21     Costa's Hummingbird    Calypte costae     
29c     21     Calliope Hummingbird    Selasphorus calliope     
29c     21     Ruby-throated Hummingbird    Archilochus colubris     
29c     21     Rufous Hummingbird    Selasphorus rufus     
29c     21     Broad-billed Hummingbird    Cynanthus latirostris     

1992.02   01.10.1992   Wild animals   5v booklet   
King Penguin Aptenodytes patagonicus American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber
29c     59     King Penguin    Aptenodytes patagonicus     
29c     35     American Flamingo    Phoenicopterus ruber     

1994.01   04.02.1994   Definitives   Booklet or coil, sa   
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
29c     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     

1994.02   09.10.1994   Cranes      
Black-necked Crane Grus nigricollis Whooping Crane Grus americana
29c     32     Black-necked Crane    Grus nigricollis     
29c     32     Whooping Crane    Grus americana     

1994.03   18.10.1994   Western legends   20v sheet   
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
29c     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     

1994.04   20.10.1994   Christmas   sa   
Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
29c     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     

1995.01   10.05.1995   American Kestrel      1991.06
American Kestrel Falco sparverius
1c     104     American Kestrel    Falco sparverius     "1c"

1995.02   15.06.1995   Blue Jay   Coil   
20c     165     Blue Jay    Cyanocitta cristata     

1995.03   15.06.1995   Blue Jay   Booklet   1995.02
Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
20c     165     Blue Jay    Cyanocitta cristata     cl
20c     165     Blue Jay    Cyanocitta cristata     cr
20c     165     Blue Jay    Cyanocitta cristata     cbl
20c     165     Blue Jay    Cyanocitta cristata     cbr

1996.01   20.01.1996   American Kestrel   Coil   1995.01
American Kestrel Falco sparverius
1c     104     American Kestrel    Falco sparverius     ctb

1996.02   02.02.1996   Red-headed Woodpecker      
Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
2c     102     Red-headed Woodpecker    Melanerpes erythrocephalus     

1996.03   03.04.1996   Eastern Bluebird      1991.06
Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
3c     220     Eastern Bluebird    Sialia sialis     "3c"

1996.04   02.08.1996   Blue Jay   Booklet, sa   1995.02
Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
20c     165     Blue Jay    Cyanocitta cristata     cl
20c     165     Blue Jay    Cyanocitta cristata     cr

1996.05   02.10.1996   Endangered species   15v sheet   
Thick-billed Parrot Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis California Condor Gymnogyps californianus Piping Plover Charadrius melodus
32c     107     Thick-billed Parrot    Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha     
32c     73     Brown Pelican    Pelecanus occidentalis     
32c     75     California Condor    Gymnogyps californianus     
32c     43     Piping Plover    Charadrius melodus     

1996.06   02.10.1996   Endangered species   Booklet   1996.05
Thick-billed Parrot Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis California Condor Gymnogyps californianus Piping Plover Charadrius melodus
32c     107     Thick-billed Parrot    Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha     
32c     73     Brown Pelican    Pelecanus occidentalis     
32c     75     California Condor    Gymnogyps californianus     
32c     43     Piping Plover    Charadrius melodus     

1997.01   04.02.1997   Love swans   Booklet, sa   

Mute Swan Cygnus olor Mute Swan Cygnus olor Mute Swan Cygnus olor Mute Swan Cygnus olor Mute Swan Cygnus olor Mute Swan Cygnus olor Mute Swan Cygnus olor Mute Swan Cygnus olor
32c     13     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     ctl
32c     13     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     = 32c, ct
32c     13     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     = 32c, ctr
32c     13     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     = 32c, cl
32c     13     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     = 32c
32c     13     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     = 32c, cr
32c     13     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     = 32c, cbl
32c     13     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     = 32c, cb

1997.02   04.02.1997   Love swans   Booklet, sa   
Mute Swan Cygnus olor Mute Swan Cygnus olor Mute Swan Cygnus olor Mute Swan Cygnus olor Mute Swan Cygnus olor Mute Swan Cygnus olor Mute Swan Cygnus olor Mute Swan Cygnus olor
55c     13     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     ctl
55c     13     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     = 55c, ct
55c     13     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     = 55c, ctr
55c     13     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     = 55c, cl
55c     13     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     = 55c
55c     13     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     = 55c, cr
55c     13     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     = 55c, cb
55c     13     Mute Swan    Cygnus olor     = 55c, cbr

1998.01   29.07.1998   Tropical birds      
Antillean Euphonia Euphonia musica Green-throated Carib Eulampis holosericeus Akohekohe Palmeria dolei Cardinal Myzomela Myzomela cardinalis
32c     234     Antillean Euphonia    Euphonia musica     
32c     21     Green-throated Carib    Eulampis holosericeus     
32c     234     Akohekohe    Palmeria dolei     
32c     131     Cardinal Myzomela    Myzomela cardinalis     

1998.02   29.07.1998   Tropical birds   Booklet   1998.01
32c     234     Antillean Euphonia    Euphonia musica     
32c     21     Green-throated Carib    Eulampis holosericeus     
32c     234     Akohekohe    Palmeria dolei     
32c     131     Cardinal Myzomela    Myzomela cardinalis     

1998.03   31.07.1998   Ring-necked Pheasant   Coil, sa   
Common Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
20c     10     Common Pheasant    Phasianus colchicus     ctb

1998.04   31.07.1998   Ring-necked Pheasant   Booklet   1998.03
Common Pheasant Phasianus colchicus Common Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
20c     10     Common Pheasant    Phasianus colchicus     cl
20c     10     Common Pheasant    Phasianus colchicus     cr

1998.05   27.08.1998   American paintings   20v sheet   
Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus
32c     49     Long-billed Curlew    Numenius americanus     

1999.01   12.03.1999   Arctic animals   5v strip   
Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus
33c     80     Snowy Owl    Bubo scandiacus     

1999.02   06.04.1999   Sonoran desert   10v sheet, sa   

Cactus Wren Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus White-winged Dove Zenaida asiatica Gambel's Quail Callipepla gambelii Gila Woodpecker Melanerpes uropygialis
33c     212     Cactus Wren    Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus     
33c     27     White-winged Dove    Zenaida asiatica     
33c     9     Gambel's Quail    Callipepla gambelii     
33c     102     Gila Woodpecker    Melanerpes uropygialis     

1999.03   22.06.1999   Red-headed Woodpecker   Coil   1996.02
2c     102     Red-headed Woodpecker    Melanerpes erythrocephalus     ctb

1999.04   19.11.1999   American Kestrel   sa   1995.01
American Kestrel Falco sparverius
1c     104     American Kestrel    Falco sparverius     "1999"

2000.01   29.03.2000   Pacific coast rain forest   10v sheet, sa   

Harlequin Duck Histrionicus histrionicus American Dipper Cinclus mexicanus Pacific Wren Troglodytes pacificus
33c     13     Harlequin Duck    Histrionicus histrionicus     
33c     222     American Dipper    Cinclus mexicanus     
33c     212     Pacific Wren    Troglodytes pacificus     

2000.02   02.05.2000   Celebrate the century   15v sheet   
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
33c     104     Peregrine Falcon    Falco peregrinus     

2000.03   06.11.2000   American Kestrel   sa   1995.01
American Kestrel Falco sparverius
1c     104     American Kestrel    Falco sparverius     "2000"

2001.01   19.04.2001   Great Plains prairie   10v sheet, sa   

Canada Goose Branta canadensis Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta
34c     13     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     
34c     80     Burrowing Owl    Athene cunicularia     
34c     246     Western Meadowlark    Sturnella neglecta     

2002.01   04.04.2002   Greetings   50v sheet, sa   
American Black Duck Anas rubripes Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias Common Loon Gavia immer
34c     13     American Black Duck    Anas rubripes     
34c     70     Great Blue Heron    Ardea herodias     
34c     58     Common Loon    Gavia immer     

2002.02   26.04.2002   Longleaf pine forest   10v sheet, sa   

Bachman's Sparrow Peucaea aestivalis Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus Brown-headed Nuthatch Sitta pusilla
34c     238     Bachman's Sparrow    Peucaea aestivalis     
34c     9     Northern Bobwhite    Colinus virginianus     
34c     102     Red-bellied Woodpecker    Melanerpes carolinus     
34c     238     Eastern Towhee    Pipilo erythrophthalmus     
34c     214     Brown-headed Nuthatch    Sitta pusilla     

2002.03   27.06.2002   Audubon   sa   
Western Tanager Piranga ludoviciana
37c     249     Western Tanager    Piranga ludoviciana     
and     249     Scarlet Tanager    Piranga olivacea     

2002.04   25.10.2002   Greetings   50v sheet, sa   2002.01
American Black Duck Anas rubripes Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias Common Loon Gavia immer
37c     13     American Black Duck    Anas rubripes     
37c     70     Great Blue Heron    Ardea herodias     
37c     58     Common Loon    Gavia immer     

2003.01   14.03.2003   Pelican Island   sa   
Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
37c     73     Brown Pelican    Pelecanus occidentalis     

2003.02   02.07.2003   Arctic tundra   10v sheet, sa   

Northern Raven Corvus corax Gyrfalcon Falco rusticolus Willow Ptarmigan Lagopus lagopus Willow Ptarmigan Lagopus lagopus
37c     165     Northern Raven    Corvus corax     
37c     104     Gyrfalcon    Falco rusticolus     
37c     10     Willow Ptarmigan    Lagopus lagopus     
37c     10     Willow Ptarmigan    Lagopus lagopus     

2003.03   24.10.2003   Snowy Egret   sa   
Snowy Egret Egretta thula
37c     70     Snowy Egret    Egretta thula     "2003", ctb

2004.01   30.01.2004   Snowy Egret   Booklet, sa   2003.03
Snowy Egret Egretta thula Snowy Egret Egretta thula Snowy Egret Egretta thula Snowy Egret Egretta thula Snowy Egret Egretta thula Snowy Egret Egretta thula Snowy Egret Egretta thula Snowy Egret Egretta thula Snowy Egret Egretta thula
37c     70     Snowy Egret    Egretta thula     
37c     70     Snowy Egret    Egretta thula     ct
37c     70     Snowy Egret    Egretta thula     cb
37c     70     Snowy Egret    Egretta thula     cl
37c     70     Snowy Egret    Egretta thula     cr
37c     70     Snowy Egret    Egretta thula     ctl
37c     70     Snowy Egret    Egretta thula     ctr
37c     70     Snowy Egret    Egretta thula     cbl
37c     70     Snowy Egret    Egretta thula     cbr

2004.02   02.03.2004   Snowy Egret   Coil, sa   2003.03
Snowy Egret Egretta thula
37c     70     Snowy Egret    Egretta thula     "2004", ctb

2005.01   03.03.2005   Northeast deciduous forest   10v sheet, sa   

Ovenbird Seiurus aurocapilla Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
37c     247     Ovenbird    Seiurus aurocapilla     
37c     78     Red-shouldered Hawk    Buteo lineatus     
37c     10     Wild Turkey    Meleagris gallopavo     

2006.01   27.05.2006   Wonders of America   40v sheet, sa   
Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
39c     70     Great Blue Heron    Ardea herodias     
39c     104     Peregrine Falcon    Falco peregrinus     

2006.02   04.10.2006   Southern Florida wetland   10v sheet, sa   

Snail Kite Rostrhamus sociabilis Wood Stork Mycteria americana American White Ibis Eudocimus albus Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus Roseate Spoonbill Platalea ajaja American White Ibis Eudocimus albus Seaside Sparrow Ammodramus maritimus
39c     78     Snail Kite    Rostrhamus sociabilis     
39c     64     Wood Stork    Mycteria americana     
39c     69     American White Ibis    Eudocimus albus     
and     70     Great Egret    Ardea alba     
39c     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     
39c     69     Roseate Spoonbill    Platalea ajaja     
39c     69     American White Ibis    Eudocimus albus     
39c     238     Seaside Sparrow    Ammodramus maritimus     

2007.01   25.06.2007   Pollination   5x4v booklet, sa   
Calliope Hummingbird Selasphorus calliope Calliope Hummingbird Selasphorus calliope Calliope Hummingbird Selasphorus calliope
41c     21     Calliope Hummingbird    Selasphorus calliope     cl
41c     21     Calliope Hummingbird    Selasphorus calliope     cr
41c     21     Calliope Hummingbird    Selasphorus calliope     ctr

2007.02   28.08.2007   Alpine tundra   10v sheet, sa   

Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos White-tailed Ptarmigan Lagopus leucura Brown-capped Rosy Finch Leucosticte australis
41c     78     Golden Eagle    Aquila chrysaetos     
41c     10     White-tailed Ptarmigan    Lagopus leucura     
41c     234     Brown-capped Rosy Finch    Leucosticte australis     

2008.01   14.06.2008   Flags of the nation   10v set, sa   
Wood Duck Aix sponsa Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
42c     13     Wood Duck    Aix sponsa     
42c     78     Bald Eagle    Haliaeetus leucocephalus     

2008.02   02.09.2008   Flags of the nation   10v set, sa   
Anhinga Anhinga anhinga Great Frigatebird Fregata minor
42c     68     Anhinga    Anhinga anhinga     
42c     65     Great Frigatebird    Fregata minor     

2008.03   02.10.2008   Great Lakes dunes   10v sheet, sa   

Vesper Sparrow Pooecetes gramineus Piping Plover Charadrius melodus Common Merganser Mergus merganser Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius Piping Plover Charadrius melodus
42c     238     Vesper Sparrow    Pooecetes gramineus     
42c     43     Piping Plover    Charadrius melodus     
42c     13     Common Merganser    Mergus merganser     
and     43     Piping Plover    Charadrius melodus     
42c     49     Spotted Sandpiper    Actitis macularius     
42c     43     Piping Plover    Charadrius melodus     

2009.01   23.07.2009   Gulf Coast lighthouses   5v set, sa   
Great Egret Ardea alba
44c     70     Great Egret    Ardea alba     

2009.02   06.08.2009   Flags of the nation   10v set, sa   
Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus
44c     73     Brown Pelican    Pelecanus occidentalis     
44c     246     Red-winged Blackbird    Agelaius phoeniceus     
44c     52     Ring-billed Gull    Larus delawarensis     
44c     13     Tundra Swan    Cygnus columbianus     

2009.03   01.10.2009   Kelp forest   10v sheet, sa   

Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis Western Gull Larus occidentalis
44c     73     Brown Pelican    Pelecanus occidentalis     
44c     52     Western Gull    Larus occidentalis     

2010.01   03.02.2010   Bridges   sa   
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
4.90$     52     Black-legged Kittiwake    Rissa tridactyla     
18.30$     73     Brown Pelican    Pelecanus occidentalis     

2010.02   16.04.2010   Flags of the nation   10v set, sa   
Common Loon Gavia immer Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
44c     58     Common Loon    Gavia immer     
44c     70     Great Blue Heron    Ardea herodias     

2010.03   24.08.2010   Hawaiian rain forest   10v sheet, sa   

Hawaii Amakihi Chlorodrepanis virens Hawai Akepa Loxops coccineus Iiwi Drepanis coccinea Omao Myadestes obscurus Apapane Himatione sanguinea
44c     234     Hawaii Amakihi    Chlorodrepanis virens     
and     164     Hawaii Elepaio    Chasiempis sandwichensis     
44c     234     Hawai Akepa    Loxops coccineus     
44c     234     Iiwi    Drepanis coccinea     
44c     220     Omao    Myadestes obscurus     
44c     234     Apapane    Himatione sanguinea     

2011.01   11.08.2011   Flags of the nation   10v set, sa   
Puerto Rican Tody Todus mexicanus Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea
*     91     Puerto Rican Tody    Todus mexicanus     
*     249     Scarlet Tanager    Piranga olivacea     

2012.01   20.01.2012   Birds of prey   sa   
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus Northern Harrier Circus hudsonius Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
85c     78     Golden Eagle    Aquila chrysaetos     
85c     77     Western Osprey    Pandion haliaetus     
85c     78     Northern Harrier    Circus hudsonius     
85c     78     Northern Goshawk    Accipiter gentilis     
85c     104     Peregrine Falcon    Falco peregrinus     

2012.02   16.08.2012   Flags of the nation   10v set, sa   
Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
*     80     Great Horned Owl    Bubo virginianus     
*     10     Wild Turkey    Meleagris gallopavo     

2013.01   23.01.2013   Tufted Puffin   sa, 2013 red   
Tufted Puffin Fratercula cirrhata
86c     54     Tufted Puffin    Fratercula cirrhata     

2013.02   Tufted Puffin   sa, 2013 grey   2013.01
Tufted Puffin Fratercula cirrhata
86c     54     Tufted Puffin    Fratercula cirrhata     

2013.03   19.11.2013   Harry Potter   20v booklet, sa   
Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus
*     80     Snowy Owl    Bubo scandiacus     

2014.01   05.04.2014   Songbirds   Booklet, sa   
Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta Mountain Bluebird Sialia currucoides Western Tanager Piranga ludoviciana Painted Bunting Passerina ciris Baltimore Oriole Icterus galbula Evening Grosbeak Hesperiphona vespertina Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus American Goldfinch Spinus tristis White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
*     246     Western Meadowlark    Sturnella neglecta     
*     220     Mountain Bluebird    Sialia currucoides     
*     249     Western Tanager    Piranga ludoviciana     
*     249     Painted Bunting    Passerina ciris     
*     246     Baltimore Oriole    Icterus galbula     
*     234     Evening Grosbeak    Hesperiphona vespertina     
*     249     Scarlet Tanager    Piranga olivacea     
*     249     Rose-breasted Grosbeak    Pheucticus ludovicianus     
*     234     American Goldfinch    Spinus tristis     
*     238     White-throated Sparrow    Zonotrichia albicollis     

2014.02   23.10.2014   Winter fun   5x4v booklet, sa   
White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
*     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     cbl
*     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     cb

2015.01   01.06.2015   Coastal birds   sa   
Red Knot Calidris canutus King Eider Somateria spectabilis Roseate Spoonbill Platalea ajaja Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens
*     49     Red Knot    Calidris canutus     
*     13     King Eider    Somateria spectabilis     
*     69     Roseate Spoonbill    Platalea ajaja     
*     65     Magnificent Frigatebird    Fregata magnificens     

2015.02   01.06.2015   Coastal birds   sa, ctb   2015.01
Red Knot Calidris canutus King Eider Somateria spectabilis Roseate Spoonbill Platalea ajaja Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens
*     49     Red Knot    Calidris canutus     
*     13     King Eider    Somateria spectabilis     
*     69     Roseate Spoonbill    Platalea ajaja     
*     65     Magnificent Frigatebird    Fregata magnificens     

2015.03   01.06.2015   Penguins   sa, from sheet   
Emperor Penguin Aptenodytes forsteri
*     59     Emperor Penguin    Aptenodytes forsteri     

2015.04   01.06.2015   Penguins   sa, from coil   2015.03
Emperor Penguin Aptenodytes forsteri
*     59     Emperor Penguin    Aptenodytes forsteri     ctb

2015.05   05.06.2015   Flannery O'Connor   sa   
Indian Peafowl Pavo cristatus
*     10     Indian Peafowl    Pavo cristatus     

2016.01   02.06.2016   National parks   16v sheet, sa   
Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
*     70     Great Blue Heron    Ardea herodias     

2016.02   02.08.2016   Pets   20v booklet, sa   
Blue-and-yellow Macaw Ara ararauna White-winged Parakeet Brotogeris versicolurus
*     107     Blue-and-yellow Macaw    Ara ararauna     
*     107     White-winged Parakeet    Brotogeris versicolurus     

2016.03   04.08.2016   Songbirds in snow   5x4v booklet, sa   
Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
*     209     Golden-crowned Kinglet    Regulus satrapa     ctl
*     209     Golden-crowned Kinglet    Regulus satrapa     cl
*     174     Cedar Waxwing    Bombycilla cedrorum     ctr
*     174     Cedar Waxwing    Bombycilla cedrorum     cr
*     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     cl
*     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     cbl
*     214     Red-breasted Nuthatch    Sitta canadensis     cr
*     214     Red-breasted Nuthatch    Sitta canadensis     cbr

2017.01   01.03.2017   1867 Nebraska   sa   
Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis
*     32     Sandhill Crane    Antigone canadensis     

2017.02   07.03.2017   WPA posters   2x10v booklet, sa   
Great Egret Ardea alba Great Egret Ardea alba
*     70     Great Egret    Ardea alba     cbl
and     70     Great Blue Heron    Ardea herodias     cbl
*     70     Great Egret    Ardea alba     cb
and     70     Great Blue Heron    Ardea herodias     cb

2017.03   12.07.2017   Andrew Wyeth   12v sheet, sa   
Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
*     75     Turkey Vulture    Cathartes aura     

2018.01   21.01.2018   Sleeping Bear Dunes   sa   
American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus
24.70$     52     American Herring Gull    Larus smithsonianus     

2018.02   22.09.2018   Winter birds   5x4v booklet, sa   
Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
*     181     Black-capped Chickadee    Poecile atricapillus     ctl
*     181     Black-capped Chickadee    Poecile atricapillus     ct
*     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     ct
*     249     Northern Cardinal    Cardinalis cardinalis     ctr
*     102     Red-bellied Woodpecker    Melanerpes carolinus     cbl
*     102     Red-bellied Woodpecker    Melanerpes carolinus     cb
*     165     Blue Jay    Cyanocitta cristata     cb
*     165     Blue Jay    Cyanocitta cristata     cbr

2019.01   12.09.2019   Walt Whitman   sa   
Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
*     220     Hermit Thrush    Catharus guttatus     

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Location: North America
Population: 303.8 million
Climate: mostly temperate, but tropical in Hawaii and Florida, arctic in Alaska, semiarid in the great plains west of the Mississippi River, and arid in the Great Basin of the southwest
Terrain: vast central plain, mountains in west, hills and low mountains in east; rugged mountains and broad river valleys in Alaska; rugged, volcanic topography in Hawaii

Birds: 1,043 species. 41 endemic species.

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31.01.2020