Bird stamps of Netherlands Antilles
American Kestrel Falco sparverius  1958 Child welfare Yellow Oriole Icterus nigrogularis  1958 Child welfare Common Ground Dove Columbina passerina  1958 Child welfare Brown-throated Parakeet Eupsittula pertinax  1958 Child welfare American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  1958 Definitives
American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  1965 Definitives Budgerigar Melopsittacus undulatus  1966 Marriage of Crown Princess Beatrix American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  1972 View of the Islands 6v set American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  1973 Definitives
American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  1973 Definitives American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  1973 Definitives White-tipped Dove Leptotila verreauxi  1980 Birds Tropical Mockingbird Mimus gilvus  1980 Birds
Bananaquit Coereba flaveola  1980 Birds Black-faced Grassquit Tiaris bicolor  1984 Birds Rufous-collared Sparrow Zonotrichia capensis  1984 Birds Blue-tailed Emerald Chlorostilbon mellisugus  1984 Birds
American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  1985 Greater Flamingo American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  1985 Greater Flamingo American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  1985 Greater Flamingo American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  1985 Greater Flamingo
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus  1987 National parks foundation 3v set Bananaquit Coereba flaveola  1989 Anniversaries 3v strip Western Barn Owl Tyto alba  1989 Anniversaries 3v strip Crested Bobwhite Colinus cristatus  1989 Prevention of cruelty to animals 2v set American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  1989 Child welfare
American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  1991 Greetings stamps 6v set Venezuelan Troupial Icterus icterus  1991 Greetings stamps 6v set Tropical Mockingbird Mimus gilvus  1991 Greetings stamps 6v set Bananaquit Coereba flaveola  1991 Greetings stamps 6v set
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus  1993 US Consul General to the Antilles 3v set Northern Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway  1994 Birds Indian Peafowl Pavo cristatus  1994 Birds Scarlet Macaw Ara macao  1994 Birds Venezuelan Troupial Icterus icterus  1994 Birds
Northern Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway  1994 Nature protection 4v set Ruby-topaz Hummingbird Chrysolampis mosquitus  1994 Nature protection 4v set Brown-throated Parakeet Eupsittula pertinax  1994 Nature protection 4v set Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens  1994 Nature protection 4v set
Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis  1994 Nature protection 4v set Venezuelan Troupial Icterus icterus  1994 Nature protection 4v set American Wigeon Mareca americana  1994 Nature protection 4v set American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  1994 Nature protection 4v set
Northern Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway  1994 WORLD STAMP EXPO KOREA 4v sheet Ruby-topaz Hummingbird Chrysolampis mosquitus  1994 WORLD STAMP EXPO KOREA 4v sheet Brown-throated Parakeet Eupsittula pertinax  1994 WORLD STAMP EXPO KOREA 4v sheet Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens  1994 WORLD STAMP EXPO KOREA 4v sheet
Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis  1994 WORLD STAMP EXPO KOREA 4v sheet Venezuelan Troupial Icterus icterus  1994 WORLD STAMP EXPO KOREA 4v sheet American Wigeon Mareca americana  1994 WORLD STAMP EXPO KOREA 4v sheet American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  1994 WORLD STAMP EXPO KOREA 4v sheet
Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens  1995 Abolition of slavery Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens  1995 Abolition of slavery Budgerigar Melopsittacus undulatus  1997 Birds Yellow-crested Cockatoo Cacatua sulphurea  1997 Birds Yellow-shouldered Amazon Amazona barbadensis  1997 Birds
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea  1997 Birds Ruby-topaz Hummingbird Chrysolampis mosquitus  1997 Birds Grey Crowned Crane Balearica regulorum  1997 Birds Scarlet Flycatcher Pyrocephalus rubinus  1997 Birds American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  1997 Birds Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus  1997 Birds
Keel-billed Toucan Ramphastos sulfuratus  1997 Birds White-tailed Hawk Geranoaetus albicaudatus  1998 Endangered species 4v set Brown-throated Parakeet Eupsittula pertinax  1999 Millennium 10v set Northern Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway  1999 Millennium 10v set Yellow-shouldered Amazon Amazona barbadensis  1999 Millennium 10v set
American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  1999 Millennium 10v set American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  1999 Tourism 3v set King Penguin Aptenodytes patagonicus  2000 Wildlife 6v set Western Barn Owl Tyto alba  2001 Hong Kong 2001 3v set Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus  2001 Hong Kong 2001 3v set
Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris  2001 Hong Kong 2001 3v set Red-billed Streamertail Trochilus polytmus  2001 Birds Sheet Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus  2001 Birds Sheet American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  2001 Birds Sheet Gouldian Finch Erythrura gouldiae  2001 Birds Sheet Painted Bunting Passerina ciris  2001 Birds Sheet
Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica  2001 Birds Sheet Anhinga Anhinga anhinga  2001 Birds Sheet Blue-tailed Emerald Chlorostilbon mellisugus  2002 Definitives 5v set Savanna Hawk Buteogallus meridionalis  2002 Birds Sheet Black-spotted Barbet Capito niger  2002 Birds Sheet Scarlet Macaw Ara macao  2002 Birds Sheet
Great Jacamar Jacamerops aureus  2002 Birds Sheet White-necked Jacobin Florisuga mellivora  2002 Birds Sheet Crimson Fruitcrow Haematoderus militaris  2002 Birds Sheet Peach-fronted Parakeet Eupsittula aurea  2002 Birds Sheet Green Oropendola Psarocolius viridis  2002 Birds Sheet Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna  2002 Birds Sheet
Sun Parakeet Aratinga solstitialis  2002 Birds Sheet Green-backed Trogon Trogon viridis  2002 Birds Sheet White-throated Toucan Ramphastos tucanus  2002 Birds Sheet American Wigeon Mareca americana  2004 Birds and fish 10v sheet Blue-winged Teal Spatula discors  2004 Birds and fish 10v sheet
White-cheeked Pintail Anas bahamensis  2004 Birds and fish 10v sheet Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis  2004 Birds and fish 10v sheet Venezuelan Troupial Icterus icterus  2004 Birds Bananaquit Coereba flaveola  2004 Birds
Rufous-collared Sparrow Zonotrichia capensis  2004 Birds Common Tern Sterna hirundo  2004 Birds American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  2004 Birds White-tailed Hawk Geranoaetus albicaudatus  2004 Birds
Australian Zebra Finch Taeniopygia castanotis  2006 Birds Sheet Eurasian Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus  2006 Birds Sheet Blue-winged Pitta Pitta moluccensis  2006 Birds Sheet Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula  2006 Birds Sheet Blue-necked Tanager Tangara cyanicollis  2006 Birds Sheet
Golden-breasted Starling Lamprotornis regius  2006 Birds Sheet Lilac-breasted Roller Coracias caudatus  2006 Birds Sheet European Bee-eater Merops apiaster  2006 Birds Sheet Yellow Oriole Icterus nigrogularis  2006 Birds Sheet Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major  2006 Birds Sheet Yellow-shouldered Amazon Amazona barbadensis  2006 Birds Sheet
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis  2006 Birds Sheet Yellow-crested Cockatoo Cacatua sulphurea  2007 Fauna 12v sheet King Penguin Aptenodytes patagonicus  2007 Fauna 12v sheet Painted Bunting Passerina ciris  2007 Fauna 12v sheet American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  2007 Definitives 10v set Brown-throated Parakeet Eupsittula pertinax  2007 Nature 10v sheet
Southern Cassowary Casuarius casuarius  2008 Birds Sheet Common Ostrich Struthio camelus  2008 Birds Sheet Emperor Penguin Aptenodytes forsteri  2008 Birds Sheet Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo  2008 Birds Sheet Neotropic Cormorant Phalacrocorax brasilianus  2008 Birds Sheet
Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata  2008 Birds Sheet European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis  2008 Birds Sheet Green Heron Butorides virescens  2008 Birds Sheet Red-throated Caracara Ibycter americanus  2009 Birds Sheet Orange-winged Amazon Amazona amazonica  2009 Birds Sheet
Purple-throated Fruitcrow Querula purpurata  2009 Birds Sheet White-eyed Parakeet Psittacara leucophthalmus  2009 Birds Sheet Pompadour Cotinga Xipholena punicea  2009 Birds Sheet Ringed Woodpecker Celeus torquatus  2009 Birds Sheet Red-billed Pied Tanager Lamprospiza melanoleuca  2009 Birds Sheet Guianan Toucanet Selenidera piperivora  2009 Birds Sheet
Green-bellied Hummingbird Amazilia viridigaster  2009 Birds Sheet Bay-headed Tanager Tangara gyrola  2009 Birds Sheet Great Potoo Nyctibius grandis  2009 Birds Sheet Bronzy Jacamar Galbula leucogastra  2009 Birds Sheet Chestnut Woodpecker Celeus elegans  2009 Birds Sheet Dusky Purpletuft Iodopleura fusca  2009 Birds Sheet
American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber  2009 Tourism 6v set Sharpbill Oxyruncus cristatus  2010 Birds Sheet Saffron-crested Tyrant-Manakin Neopelma chrysocephalum  2010 Birds Sheet Crimson-hooded Manakin Pipra aureola  2010 Birds Sheet Buff-throated Foliage-gleaner Automolus ochrolaemus  2010 Birds Sheet Variegated Flycatcher Empidonomus varius  2010 Birds Sheet
Blood-colored Woodpecker Veniliornis sanguineus  2010 Birds Sheet
Netherlands Antilles map

Location: Caribbean, two island groups in the Caribbean Sea - one north of Venezuela and the other east of the Virgin Islands
Population: 225,300
Climate: tropical; ameliorated by northeast trade winds
Terrain: generally hilly, volcanic interiors

Birds: 286 species



BIRD SPECIES SHOWN

American Kestrel Falco sparverius
Yellow Oriole Icterus nigrogularis
Common Ground Dove Columbina passerina
Brown-throated Parakeet Eupsittula pertinax
American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber
Budgerigar Melopsittacus undulatus
White-tipped Dove Leptotila verreauxi
Tropical Mockingbird Mimus gilvus
Bananaquit Coereba flaveola
Black-faced Grassquit Tiaris bicolor
Rufous-collared Sparrow Zonotrichia capensis
Blue-tailed Emerald Chlorostilbon mellisugus
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus
Western Barn Owl Tyto alba
Crested Bobwhite Colinus cristatus
Venezuelan Troupial Icterus icterus
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Northern Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway
Indian Peafowl Pavo cristatus
Scarlet Macaw Ara macao
Ruby-topaz Hummingbird Chrysolampis mosquitus
Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens
Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
American Wigeon Mareca americana
Yellow-crested Cockatoo Cacatua sulphurea
Yellow-shouldered Amazon Amazona barbadensis
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea
Grey Crowned Crane Balearica regulorum
Scarlet Flycatcher Pyrocephalus rubinus
Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus
Keel-billed Toucan Ramphastos sulfuratus
White-tailed Hawk Geranoaetus albicaudatus
King Penguin Aptenodytes patagonicus
Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus
Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
Red-billed Streamertail Trochilus polytmus
Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus
Gouldian Finch Erythrura gouldiae
Painted Bunting Passerina ciris
Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica
Anhinga Anhinga anhinga
Savanna Hawk Buteogallus meridionalis
Black-spotted Barbet Capito niger
Great Jacamar Jacamerops aureus
White-necked Jacobin Florisuga mellivora
Crimson Fruitcrow Haematoderus militaris
Peach-fronted Parakeet Eupsittula aurea
Green Oropendola Psarocolius viridis
Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
Sun Parakeet Aratinga solstitialis
Green-backed Trogon Trogon viridis
White-throated Toucan Ramphastos tucanus
Blue-winged Teal Spatula discors
White-cheeked Pintail Anas bahamensis
Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis
Common Tern Sterna hirundo
Australian Zebra Finch Taeniopygia castanotis
Eurasian Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus
Blue-winged Pitta Pitta moluccensis
Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula
Blue-necked Tanager Tangara cyanicollis
Golden-breasted Starling Lamprotornis regius
Lilac-breasted Roller Coracias caudatus
European Bee-eater Merops apiaster
Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis
Southern Cassowary Casuarius casuarius
Common Ostrich Struthio camelus
Emperor Penguin Aptenodytes forsteri
Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
Neotropic Cormorant Phalacrocorax brasilianus
Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis
Green Heron Butorides virescens
Red-throated Caracara Ibycter americanus
Orange-winged Amazon Amazona amazonica
Purple-throated Fruitcrow Querula purpurata
White-eyed Parakeet Psittacara leucophthalmus
Pompadour Cotinga Xipholena punicea
Ringed Woodpecker Celeus torquatus
Red-billed Pied Tanager Lamprospiza melanoleuca
Guianan Toucanet Selenidera piperivora
Green-bellied Hummingbird Amazilia viridigaster
Bay-headed Tanager Tangara gyrola
Great Potoo Nyctibius grandis
Bronzy Jacamar Galbula leucogastra
Chestnut Woodpecker Celeus elegans
Dusky Purpletuft Iodopleura fusca
Sharpbill Oxyruncus cristatus
Saffron-crested Tyrant-Manakin Neopelma chrysocephalum
Crimson-hooded Manakin Pipra aureola
Buff-throated Foliage-gleaner Automolus ochrolaemus
Variegated Flycatcher Empidonomus varius
Blood-colored Woodpecker Veniliornis sanguineus


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