Bird stamps of Portugal
European Bee-eater Merops apiaster  1972 University reforms 3v set Iberian Magpie Cyanopica cooki  1976 Portucale 77 4v set Eurasian Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus  1976 Portucale 77 4v set Mallard Anas platyrhynchos  1976 Water conservation 4v set
Western Barn Owl Tyto alba  1980 Protection of species 4v set Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos  1980 Protection of species 4v set Western Barn Owl Tyto alba  1980 Protection of species 4v sheet Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos  1980 Protection of species 4v sheet
Dunlin Calidris alpina  1982 Philexfrance 82 Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina  1982 Philexfrance 82 Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus  1982 Philexfrance 82 Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus  1982 Philexfrance 82 Common Murre Uria aalge  1985 National parks and reserves 4v set
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla  1985 National parks and reserves 4v set Northern Pintail Anas acuta  1985 National parks and reserves 4v set Little Egret Egretta garzetta  1985 National parks and reserves 4v set Western Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio  1985 National parks and reserves 4v set
Fischer's Lovebird Agapornis fischeri  1989 Anniversaries and India 89 2v set Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus  1991 European tourism year 2v set Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus  1992 UN conference on environment and development Strip Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis  1992 UN conference on environment and development Strip
Spanish Imperial Eagle Aquila adalberti  1993 Upaep Eurasian Eagle-Owl Bubo bubo  1993 Upaep Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus  1993 Upaep Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus  1993 Upaep Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus  1994 Falconry
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus  1994 Falconry Mallard Anas platyrhynchos  1994 Falconry Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus  1994 Falconry Mallard Anas platyrhynchos  1994 Falconry
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus  1994 Falconry Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus  1994 Falconry Great Bustard Otis tarda  1995 European nature conservation year 3v set Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus  1995 European nature conservation year 3v set
Great Bustard Otis tarda  1995 European nature conservation year 3v sheet Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus  1995 European nature conservation year 3v sheet Scarlet Ibis Eudocimus ruber  1997 Anniversaries of missionaries Keel-billed Toucan Ramphastos sulfuratus  1997 Anniversaries of missionaries Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos  2000 Birds of Portugal
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus  2000 Birds of Portugal Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus  2000 Birds of Portugal Northern Gannet Morus bassanus  2000 Birds of Portugal Eurasian Teal Anas crecca  2000 Birds of Portugal Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos  2000 Birds of Portugal Booklet, sa
Northern Gannet Morus bassanus  2000 Birds of Portugal Booklet, sa Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus  2000 Birds of Portugal sa Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax  2001 Birds of Portugal Western Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio  2001 Birds of Portugal
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola  2001 Birds of Portugal Black-winged Kite Elanus caeruleus  2001 Birds of Portugal Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus  2001 Birds of Portugal Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax  2001 Birds of Portugal Booklet, sa Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola  2001 Birds of Portugal Booklet, sa
Western Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio  2001 Birds of Portugal sa African Penguin Spheniscus demersus  2001 Animals of Lisbon Zoo 6v set Toco Toucan Ramphastos toco  2001 Animals of Lisbon Zoo 6v set European Bee-eater Merops apiaster  2002 Birds of Portugal
Little Tern Sternula albifrons  2002 Birds of Portugal Eurasian Eagle-Owl Bubo bubo  2002 Birds of Portugal Pin-tailed Sandgrouse Pterocles alchata  2002 Birds of Portugal Red-necked Nightjar Caprimulgus ruficollis  2002 Birds of Portugal Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandarius  2002 Birds of Portugal
Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandarius  2002 Birds of Portugal Booklet, sa Eurasian Eagle-Owl Bubo bubo  2002 Birds of Portugal Booklet, sa Little Tern Sternula albifrons  2002 Birds of Portugal sa Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandarius  2002 Birds of Portugal sa Eurasian Eagle-Owl Bubo bubo  2002 Birds of Portugal sa
European Green Woodpecker Picus viridis  2003 Birds of Portugal Rock Dove Columba livia  2003 Birds of Portugal Blue Rock Thrush Monticola solitarius  2003 Birds of Portugal Subalpine Warbler Sylvia cantillans  2003 Birds of Portugal Black-eared Wheatear Oenanthe hispanica  2003 Birds of Portugal
Rock Dove Columba livia  2003 Birds of Portugal Sheet-stamps, sa Blue Rock Thrush Monticola solitarius  2003 Birds of Portugal Booklet, sa Subalpine Warbler Sylvia cantillans  2003 Birds of Portugal Booklet, sa
Magellanic Penguin Spheniscus magellanicus  2004 Lisbon Oceanarium 6v set Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica  2004 Lisbon Oceanarium 6v set Macaroni Penguin Eudyptes chrysolophus  2004 Lisbon Oceanarium
Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra  2004 Birds of Portugal Red-rumped Swallow Cecropis daurica  2004 Birds of Portugal Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus  2004 Birds of Portugal Thekla's Lark Galerida theklae  2004 Birds of Portugal European Crested Tit Lophophanes cristatus  2004 Birds of Portugal
Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra  2004 Birds of Portugal Booklet, sa Red-rumped Swallow Cecropis daurica  2004 Birds of Portugal Booklet, sa Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus  2004 Birds of Portugal Booklet, sa
Common Blackbird Turdus merula  2005 Nature protection 3v set European Stonechat Saxicola rubicola  2005 Nature protection Western Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis  2005 Fishing village 4v set Eurasian Eagle-Owl Bubo bubo  2007 Tapada de Mafra 5v set
Bonelli's Eagle Aquila fasciata  2007 Tapada de Mafra 5v set Sanderling Calidris alba  2008 International polar year Razorbill Alca torda  2008 International polar year Wilson's Storm Petrel Oceanites oceanicus  2008 International polar year
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea  2008 International polar year Large Ground Finch Geospiza magnirostris  2009 Darwin 6v set Bearded Tachuri Polystictus pectoralis  2009 Darwin Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus  2009 Eagles, joint issue with Iran White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla  2009 Eagles, joint issue with Iran
Minute Hermit Phaethornis idaliae  2010 International year of biodiversity 4v set Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus  2013 Falconry Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis  2013 Falconry Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus  2013 Falconry Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos  2013 Falconry
African Sacred Ibis Threskiornis aethiopicus  2016 Army heraldry 6v set
Portugal map

Location: Southwestern Europe
Population: 10.6 million
Climate: maritime temperate; cool and rainy in north, warmer and drier in south
Terrain: mountainous north of the Tagus River, rolling plains in south

Birds: 474 species

Links:
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BIRD SPECIES SHOWN

European Bee-eater Merops apiaster
Iberian Magpie Cyanopica cooki
Eurasian Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
Western Barn Owl Tyto alba
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos
Dunlin Calidris alpina
Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina
Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus
Common Murre Uria aalge
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla
Northern Pintail Anas acuta
Little Egret Egretta garzetta
Western Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio
Fischer's Lovebird Agapornis fischeri
Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis
Spanish Imperial Eagle Aquila adalberti
Eurasian Eagle-Owl Bubo bubo
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus
Great Bustard Otis tarda
Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus
Scarlet Ibis Eudocimus ruber
Keel-billed Toucan Ramphastos sulfuratus
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus
Northern Gannet Morus bassanus
Eurasian Teal Anas crecca
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola
Black-winged Kite Elanus caeruleus
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus
African Penguin Spheniscus demersus
Toco Toucan Ramphastos toco
Little Tern Sternula albifrons
Pin-tailed Sandgrouse Pterocles alchata
Red-necked Nightjar Caprimulgus ruficollis
Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandarius
European Green Woodpecker Picus viridis
Rock Dove Columba livia
Blue Rock Thrush Monticola solitarius
Subalpine Warbler Sylvia cantillans
Black-eared Wheatear Oenanthe hispanica
Magellanic Penguin Spheniscus magellanicus
Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica
Macaroni Penguin Eudyptes chrysolophus
Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra
Red-rumped Swallow Cecropis daurica
Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus
Thekla's Lark Galerida theklae
European Crested Tit Lophophanes cristatus
Common Blackbird Turdus merula
European Stonechat Saxicola rubicola
Western Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
Bonelli's Eagle Aquila fasciata
Sanderling Calidris alba
Razorbill Alca torda
Wilson's Storm Petrel Oceanites oceanicus
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea
Large Ground Finch Geospiza magnirostris
Bearded Tachuri Polystictus pectoralis
White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla
Minute Hermit Phaethornis idaliae
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus
African Sacred Ibis Threskiornis aethiopicus


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