Bird stamps of New Caledonia
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1905 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1942 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1942 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1942 Definitives
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1942 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1942 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1942 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1942 Definitives
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1942 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1942 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1942 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1942 Definitives
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1942 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1942 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1942 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1948 Definitives
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1948 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1948 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1960 Postal anniversary 3v strip Red-throated Parrotfinch Erythrura psittacea  1966 Birds Goliath Imperial Pigeon Ducula goliath  1966 Birds
Ouvea Parakeet Eunymphicus uvaeensis  1966 Birds New Caledonian Myzomela Myzomela caledonica  1966 Birds Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1967 Birds Horned Parakeet Eunymphicus cornutus  1967 Birds Crow Honeyeater Gymnomyza aubryana  1967 Birds New Caledonian Thicketbird Megalurulus mariei  1968 Birds
New Caledonia Whistler Pachycephala caledonica  1968 Birds Metallic Pigeon Columba vitiensis  1968 Birds Cloven-feathered Dove Drepanoptila holosericea  1968 Birds New Caledonian Friarbird Philemon diemenensis  1970 Birds Sacred Kingfisher Todiramphus sanctus  1970 Birds
Pacific Emerald Dove Chalcophaps longirostris  1970 Birds Whistling Kite Haliastur sphenurus  1970 Birds Brown Booby Sula leucogaster  1976 Ocean birds Masked Booby Sula dactylatra  1976 Ocean birds
Red-footed Booby Sula sula  1976 Ocean birds Great Frigatebird Fregata minor  1977 Great Frigatebird Great Frigatebird Fregata minor  1977 Great Frigatebird Black-naped Tern Sterna sumatrana  1978 Ocean birds
Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus  1978 Ocean birds Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1982 Overseas week Red-bellied Fruit Dove Ptilinopus greyi  1982 Birds Coconut Lorikeet Trichoglossus haematodus  1982 Birds
Western Barn Owl Tyto alba  1983 Birds of prey Eastern Osprey Pandion cristatus  1983 Birds of prey Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1985 Definitives With Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1985 Definitives With Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1985 Definitives With Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1985 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1985 Definitives
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1985 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1985 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1985 Le Cagou stamp club p 13 Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1985 Le Cagou stamp club p 12¼
Australasian Swamphen Porphyrio melanotus  1985 Birds Island Thrush Turdus poliocephalus  1985 Birds Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1986 Definitives Australian Magpie Gymnorhina tibicen  1986 Stampex 86
Green-backed White-eye Zosterops xanthochroa  1987 Birds Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus  1987 Birds Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1988 Definitives Without Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1989 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1989 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1989 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1989 Definitives
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1989 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1990 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1990 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1990 Auckland 1990 Southern Brown Kiwi Apteryx australis  1990 Auckland 1990
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1991 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1991 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1991 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1991 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1991 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1992 Definitives Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis  1992 Centenary of arrival of first Japanese immigrants
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1992 Centenary of arrival of first Japanese immigrants Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis  1992 Centenary of arrival of first Japanese immigrants Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1992 Centenary of arrival of first Japanese immigrants Whistling Kite Haliastur sphenurus  1993 Lagoon protection
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1993 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1993 Definitives Booklet, sa Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1994 Hong Kong 94 2v sheet Sylviornis neocaledoniae Sylviornis neocaledoniae  1995 Sylviornis
Brown Noddy Anous stolidus  1995 Singapore 95 Silver Gull Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae  1995 Singapore 95 Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii  1995 Singapore 95 Eastern Osprey Pandion cristatus  1995 Singapore 95
Red-footed Booby Sula sula  1995 Singapore 95 Great Frigatebird Fregata minor  1995 Singapore 95 Brown Noddy Anous stolidus  1995 Singapore 95 Sheet Silver Gull Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae  1995 Singapore 95 Sheet
Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii  1995 Singapore 95 Sheet Eastern Osprey Pandion cristatus  1995 Singapore 95 Sheet Red-footed Booby Sula sula  1995 Singapore 95 Sheet Great Frigatebird Fregata minor  1995 Singapore 95 Sheet
Horned Parakeet Eunymphicus cornutus  1997 A. Daudet 1840-1897 4v set Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1997 A. Daudet 1840-1897 4v set Horned Parakeet Eunymphicus cornutus  1997 A. Daudet 1840-1897 4v sheet Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1997 A. Daudet 1840-1897 4v sheet Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1997 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1997 Definitives
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1998 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1998 Definitives Booklet, sa Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1998 WWF Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1998 WWF Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1998 WWF Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1998 WWF
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  1999 Stamp anniversary, stamp on stamp 5v sheet New Caledonian Crow Corvus moneduloides  2001 New Caledonian Crow Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2001 Definitives Booklet, sa Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2001 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2002 Definitives
New Caledonian Crow Corvus moneduloides  2002 Illustration from the works of Jean Mariotti Pacific Emerald Dove Chalcophaps longirostris  2002 Illustration from the works of Jean Mariotti Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2003 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2003 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2003 Definitives
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2003 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2003 Definitives Booklet, sa Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2003 Definitives 2v booklet Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2004 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2005 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2005 Definitives Ouvea Parakeet Eunymphicus uvaeensis  2005 BirdLife International
New Caledonian Parakeet Cyanoramphus saisseti  2005 BirdLife International Horned Parakeet Eunymphicus cornutus  2005 BirdLife International Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2005 Surcharge Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2005 Surcharge Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2006 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2006 Definitives Booklet, sa
New Caledonian Lorikeet Charmosyna diadema †  2006 BirdLife International New Caledonian Owlet-nightjar Aegotheles savesi  2006 BirdLife International New Caledonian Rail Gallirallus lafresnayanus  2006 BirdLife International New Caledonian Lorikeet Charmosyna diadema †  2006 BirdLife International Sheet
New Caledonian Owlet-nightjar Aegotheles savesi  2006 BirdLife International Sheet New Caledonian Rail Gallirallus lafresnayanus  2006 BirdLife International Sheet Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2006 Definitives Booklet, sa Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2007 Definitives Crow Honeyeater Gymnomyza aubryana  2007 BirdLife International
New Caledonian Cuckooshrike Coracina analis  2007 BirdLife International Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2007 BirdLife International Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2007 60th anniversary Sheet Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2007 60th anniversary Sheet
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2007 New year greetings Ouvea Parakeet Eunymphicus uvaeensis  2007 New year greetings Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2008 OPT 50 years sa
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2008 OPT 50 years sa Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2008 Definitives Booklet, sa Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2008 Definitives Booklet, sa Polynesian Storm Petrel Nesofregetta fuliginosa  2008 BirdLife International
Gould's Petrel Pterodroma leucoptera  2008 BirdLife International Tahiti Petrel Pseudobulweria rostrata  2008 BirdLife International Masked Booby Sula dactylatra  2008 World heritage, lagoones 6v sheet Fairy Tern Sternula nereis  2009 BirdLife International
Black-naped Tern Sterna sumatrana  2009 BirdLife International Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii  2009 BirdLife International Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2009 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2009 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2009 Definitives Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2009 Definitives
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2009 Definitives Booklet, sa Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2010 Definitives Booklet, sa Goliath Imperial Pigeon Ducula goliath  2010 Great Ferns Park 4v sheet Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii  2010 International year of biodiversity Horned Parakeet Eunymphicus cornutus  2010 International year of biodiversity Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2010 International year of biodiversity
Sun Parakeet Aratinga solstitialis  2011 TNT Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2011 TNT Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2011 Blue River national park 4v sheet Red-footed Booby Sula sula  2011 Ouvea and Beautemps-Beaupre lagoons
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2012 Definitives New Caledonian Crow Corvus moneduloides  2012 Michel Corbasson Park 3v sheet White-rumped Swiftlet Aerodramus spodiopygius  2012 One  tree, one day, one life Pacific Reef Heron Egretta sacra  2012 The mangrove
Masked Booby Sula dactylatra  2013 Entrecasteaux Coconut Lorikeet Trichoglossus haematodus  2013 Christmas Horned Parakeet Eunymphicus cornutus  2014 New banknotes 4v sheet
Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2014 New banknotes 4v sheet Red-footed Booby Sula sula  2014 UNESCO Horned Parakeet Eunymphicus cornutus  2014 Landscapes and animals 4v set Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus  2014 Definitives Booklet, sa
Red-throated Parrotfinch Erythrura psittacea  2014 Le Maquis Minier 3v sheet Nankeen Night Heron Nycticorax caledonicus  2015 Herons Sheet White-faced Heron Egretta novaehollandiae  2015 Herons Sheet Pacific Reef Heron Egretta sacra  2015 Herons Sheet
Goliath Imperial Pigeon Ducula goliath  2015 SCO Horned Parakeet Eunymphicus cornutus  2016 Marriage Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii  2016 Natural Park of the Coral Sea
White Stork Ciconia ciconia  2017 Naissance White Stork Ciconia ciconia  2017 Naissance White Stork Ciconia ciconia  2017 Naissance Eastern Osprey Pandion cristatus  2017 Diurnal raptors Sheet
Swamp Harrier Circus approximans  2017 Diurnal raptors Sheet White-bellied Goshawk Accipiter haplochrous  2017 Diurnal raptors Sheet Whistling Kite Haliastur sphenurus  2017 Diurnal raptors Sheet
New Caledonia map

Location: Oceania, islands in the South Pacific Ocean
Population: 224,800
Climate: tropical; modified by southeast trade winds; hot, humid
Terrain: coastal plains with interior mountains

Birds: 193 species. 22 endemic species.
National bird: Kagu

Links:
La philatélie de Nouvelle-Calédonie postal administration website
Where do you want to go birding today?
YouTube - rencontre avec le cagou
Alphonse Daudet web search
Jean Mariotti web search



BIRD SPECIES SHOWN

Kagu Rhynochetos jubatus
Red-throated Parrotfinch Erythrura psittacea
Goliath Imperial Pigeon Ducula goliath
Ouvea Parakeet Eunymphicus uvaeensis
New Caledonian Myzomela Myzomela caledonica
Horned Parakeet Eunymphicus cornutus
Crow Honeyeater Gymnomyza aubryana
New Caledonian Thicketbird Megalurulus mariei
New Caledonia Whistler Pachycephala caledonica
Metallic Pigeon Columba vitiensis
Cloven-feathered Dove Drepanoptila holosericea
New Caledonian Friarbird Philemon diemenensis
Sacred Kingfisher Todiramphus sanctus
Pacific Emerald Dove Chalcophaps longirostris
Whistling Kite Haliastur sphenurus
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster
Masked Booby Sula dactylatra
Red-footed Booby Sula sula
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor
Black-naped Tern Sterna sumatrana
Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus
Red-bellied Fruit Dove Ptilinopus greyi
Coconut Lorikeet Trichoglossus haematodus
Western Barn Owl Tyto alba
Eastern Osprey Pandion cristatus
Australasian Swamphen Porphyrio melanotus
Island Thrush Turdus poliocephalus
Australian Magpie Gymnorhina tibicen
Green-backed White-eye Zosterops xanthochroa
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
Southern Brown Kiwi Apteryx australis
Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis
Sylviornis neocaledoniae Sylviornis neocaledoniae
Brown Noddy Anous stolidus
Silver Gull Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae
Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii
New Caledonian Crow Corvus moneduloides
New Caledonian Parakeet Cyanoramphus saisseti
New Caledonian Lorikeet Charmosyna diadema †
New Caledonian Owlet-nightjar Aegotheles savesi
New Caledonian Rail Gallirallus lafresnayanus
New Caledonian Cuckooshrike Coracina analis
Polynesian Storm Petrel Nesofregetta fuliginosa
Gould's Petrel Pterodroma leucoptera
Tahiti Petrel Pseudobulweria rostrata
Fairy Tern Sternula nereis
Sun Parakeet Aratinga solstitialis
White-rumped Swiftlet Aerodramus spodiopygius
Pacific Reef Heron Egretta sacra
Nankeen Night Heron Nycticorax caledonicus
White-faced Heron Egretta novaehollandiae
White Stork Ciconia ciconia
Swamp Harrier Circus approximans
White-bellied Goshawk Accipiter haplochrous


width="31" height="31" border="0" alt="Home">