Bird stamps of Kiribati
Pacific Reef Heron Egretta sacra  1979 Definitives With wmk Pacific Reef Heron Egretta sacra  1981 Overprint O.K.G.S. Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus  1982 Birds Mallard Anas platyrhynchos  1982 Birds
Collared Petrel Pterodroma brevipes  1982 Birds Masked Booby Sula dactylatra  1982 Birds Tongan Ground Dove Alopecoenas stairi  1982 Birds Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeata  1982 Birds
Bokikokiko Acrocephalus aequinoctialis  1982 Birds Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva  1982 Birds Pacific Reef Heron Egretta sacra  1982 Birds Brown Booby Sula leucogaster  1982 Birds
Audubon's Shearwater Puffinus lherminieri  1982 Birds Polynesian Storm Petrel Nesofregetta fuliginosa  1982 Birds Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis  1982 Birds Kuhl's Lorikeet Vini kuhlii  1982 Birds Pacific Long-tailed Cuckoo Urodynamis taitensis  1982 Birds
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor  1982 Birds Brown Noddy Anous stolidus  1983 Birds Bokikokiko Acrocephalus aequinoctialis  1983 Overprint O.K.G.S. on 1982.01 Brown Booby Sula leucogaster  1983 Overprint O.K.G.S. on 1982.01
Audubon's Shearwater Puffinus lherminieri  1983 Overprint O.K.G.S. on 1982.01 Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis  1983 Overprint O.K.G.S. on 1982.01 Pacific Long-tailed Cuckoo Urodynamis taitensis  1983 Overprint O.K.G.S. on 1982.01 Brown Noddy Anous stolidus  1983 Birds Booklet
Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis  1983 Birds Booklet Great Frigatebird Fregata minor  1985 Island maps 4v set White Tern Gygis alba  1985 Birds Red-footed Booby Sula sula  1986 Island maps 5v set
Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva  1987 Birds Booklet White Tern Gygis alba  1987 Birds Booklet White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus  1987 Island maps 4v set White Tern Gygis alba  1987 Island maps 4v set Pacific Reef Heron Egretta sacra  1989 Birds with young
Pacific Reef Heron Egretta sacra  1989 Birds with young White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus  1989 Birds with young White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus  1989 Birds with young White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus  1989 Melbourne Stampshow 89 White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus  1989 Melbourne Stampshow 89
Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus  1990 London 90, stamp on stamp 4v set Phoenix Petrel Pterodroma alba  1993 Birds Cook's Petrel Pterodroma cookii  1993 Birds Northern Pintail Anas acuta  1993 Birds Eurasian Wigeon Mareca penelope  1993 Birds
Spectacled Tern Onychoprion lunatus  1993 Birds Black-naped Tern Sterna sumatrana  1993 Birds White-headed Stilt Himantopus leucocephalus  1993 Birds Wandering Tattler Tringa incana  1993 Birds Great Frigatebird Fregata minor  1994 15th anniversary of independence 3v set
Audubon's Shearwater Puffinus lherminieri  1995 Tourism 10v booklet Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda  1995 Tourism 10v booklet Eclectus Parrot Eclectus roratus  1995 Protecting the environment 4v sheet Great Frigatebird Fregata minor  1995 Protecting the environment 4v sheet
Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda  1995 Protecting the environment 4v sheet Eclectus Parrot Eclectus roratus  1995 JAKARTA 95 4v sheet Great Frigatebird Fregata minor  1995 JAKARTA 95 4v sheet Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda  1995 JAKARTA 95 4v sheet
Rock Dove Columba livia  1997 Pigeons and doves Rock Dove Columba livia  1997 Pigeons and doves Pacific Imperial Pigeon Ducula pacifica  1997 Pigeons and doves Pacific Imperial Pigeon Ducula pacifica  1997 Pigeons and doves Micronesian Imperial Pigeon Ducula oceanica  1997 Pigeons and doves Micronesian Imperial Pigeon Ducula oceanica  1997 Pigeons and doves
Rock Dove Columba livia  1997 ASIA 97 Rock Dove Columba livia  1997 ASIA 97 Micronesian Imperial Pigeon Ducula oceanica  1997 ASIA 97 Micronesian Imperial Pigeon Ducula oceanica  1997 ASIA 97 Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeata  1999 IBRA 99
Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeata  1999 IBRA 99 Green-winged Teal Anas carolinensis  1999 IBRA 99 Green-winged Teal Anas carolinensis  1999 IBRA 99 Green-winged Teal Anas carolinensis  1999 IBRA 99
Wandering Whistling Duck Dendrocygna arcuata  2001 Ducks Eurasian Teal Anas crecca  2001 Ducks Mallard Anas platyrhynchos  2001 Ducks Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeata  2001 Ducks
Pacific Black Duck Anas superciliosa  2001 Ducks Blue Duck Hymenolaimus malacorhynchos  2001 Ducks Grey Teal Anas gracilis  2001 Ducks Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda  2002 The great explorers 6v set
Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva  2004 BirdLife International Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus  2004 BirdLife International Wandering Tattler Tringa incana  2004 BirdLife International Sanderling Calidris alba  2004 BirdLife International
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica  2004 BirdLife International Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres  2004 BirdLife International Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis  2004 BirdLife International Sheet Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis  2004 BirdLife International Sheet Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis  2004 BirdLife International Sheet
Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis  2004 BirdLife International Sheet Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis  2004 BirdLife International Sheet Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel  2005 BirdLife International Sheet Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda  2005 BirdLife International Sheet
Blue Noddy Anous ceruleus  2005 BirdLife International Sheet Christmas Shearwater Puffinus nativitatis  2005 BirdLife International Sheet Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus  2005 BirdLife International Sheet Masked Booby Sula dactylatra  2005 BirdLife International Sheet
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus  2005 BirdLife International Sheet Black Noddy Anous minutus  2005 BirdLife International Sheet Red-footed Booby Sula sula  2005 BirdLife International Sheet Wedge-tailed Shearwater Ardenna pacifica  2005 BirdLife International Sheet
White Tern Gygis alba  2005 BirdLife International Sheet Great Frigatebird Fregata minor  2005 BirdLife International Sheet Greater Crested Tern Thalasseus bergii  2008 Birds Eurasian Teal Anas crecca  2008 Birds Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla  2008 Birds
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa  2008 Birds Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos  2008 Birds Band-rumped Storm Petrel Oceanodroma castro  2008 Birds Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Calidris acuminata  2008 Birds Grey-tailed Tattler Tringa brevipes  2008 Birds
Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius  2008 Birds Pink-footed Shearwater Ardenna creatopus  2008 Birds Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis  2008 Birds Bonin Petrel Pterodroma hypoleuca  2008 Birds Greater Crested Tern Thalasseus bergii  2008 Birds Sheet
Eurasian Teal Anas crecca  2008 Birds Sheet Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa  2008 Birds Sheet Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos  2008 Birds Sheet Band-rumped Storm Petrel Oceanodroma castro  2008 Birds Sheet Bonin Petrel Pterodroma hypoleuca  2008 Birds Sheet
Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla  2008 Birds Sheet Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Calidris acuminata  2008 Birds Sheet Grey-tailed Tattler Tringa brevipes  2008 Birds Sheet Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius  2008 Birds Sheet Pink-footed Shearwater Ardenna creatopus  2008 Birds Sheet
Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis  2008 Birds Sheet Phoenix Petrel Pterodroma alba  2008 Phoenix Island 6v set Phoenix Petrel Pterodroma alba  2008 Phoenix Island 6v sheet Greater Crested Tern Thalasseus bergii  2011 Overprint 100 Years of stamps 7v set Eurasian Teal Anas crecca  2011 Overprint 100 Years of stamps 7v set
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa  2011 Overprint 100 Years of stamps 7v set Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla  2011 Overprint 100 Years of stamps 7v set Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius  2015 Overprint SINGAPORE 2015 Bonin Petrel Pterodroma hypoleuca  2015 Overprint SINGAPORE 2015 Pink-footed Shearwater Ardenna creatopus  2015 Overprint SINGAPORE 2015
Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis  2015 Overprint SINGAPORE 2015
Kiribati map

Location: Oceania, group of islands in the Pacific Ocean (former Gilbert Islands)
Population: 110,300
Climate: tropical; marine, hot and humid, moderated by trade winds
Terrain: mostly low-lying coral atolls surrounded by extensive reefs

Birds: 74 species



BIRD SPECIES SHOWN

Pacific Reef Heron Egretta sacra
Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
Collared Petrel Pterodroma brevipes
Masked Booby Sula dactylatra
Tongan Ground Dove Alopecoenas stairi
Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeata
Bokikokiko Acrocephalus aequinoctialis
Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster
Audubon's Shearwater Puffinus lherminieri
Polynesian Storm Petrel Nesofregetta fuliginosa
Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis
Kuhl's Lorikeet Vini kuhlii
Pacific Long-tailed Cuckoo Urodynamis taitensis
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor
Brown Noddy Anous stolidus
White Tern Gygis alba
Red-footed Booby Sula sula
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus
Phoenix Petrel Pterodroma alba
Cook's Petrel Pterodroma cookii
Northern Pintail Anas acuta
Eurasian Wigeon Mareca penelope
Spectacled Tern Onychoprion lunatus
Black-naped Tern Sterna sumatrana
White-headed Stilt Himantopus leucocephalus
Wandering Tattler Tringa incana
Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda
Eclectus Parrot Eclectus roratus
Rock Dove Columba livia
Pacific Imperial Pigeon Ducula pacifica
Micronesian Imperial Pigeon Ducula oceanica
Green-winged Teal Anas carolinensis
Wandering Whistling Duck Dendrocygna arcuata
Eurasian Teal Anas crecca
Pacific Black Duck Anas superciliosa
Blue Duck Hymenolaimus malacorhynchos
Grey Teal Anas gracilis
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus
Sanderling Calidris alba
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel
Blue Noddy Anous ceruleus
Christmas Shearwater Puffinus nativitatis
Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus
Black Noddy Anous minutus
Wedge-tailed Shearwater Ardenna pacifica
Greater Crested Tern Thalasseus bergii
Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
Band-rumped Storm Petrel Oceanodroma castro
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Calidris acuminata
Grey-tailed Tattler Tringa brevipes
Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius
Pink-footed Shearwater Ardenna creatopus
Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
Bonin Petrel Pterodroma hypoleuca


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