Bird stamps of Syria
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis  1978 Birds Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus  1978 Birds Rock Dove Columba livia  1978 Birds Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops  1978 Birds
Chukar Partridge Alectoris chukar  1978 Birds European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis  1989 Birds European Bee-eater Merops apiaster  1989 Birds European Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur  1989 Birds
Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus  1991 Birds House Sparrow Passer domesticus  1991 Birds European Roller Coracias garrulus  1991 Birds Great Tit Parus major  1995 Birds European Robin Erithacus rubecula  1995 Birds
Bluethroat Luscinia svecica  1995 Birds Pin-tailed Sandgrouse Pterocles alchata  2002 Birds Strip Black Francolin Francolinus francolinus  2002 Birds Strip Mallard Anas platyrhynchos  2002 Birds Strip
Greylag Goose Anser anser  2002 Birds Strip Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola  2003 Birds Strip Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus  2003 Birds Strip European Roller Coracias garrulus  2003 Birds Strip
Eurasian Teal Anas crecca  2003 Birds Strip White-bellied Bustard Eupodotis senegalensis  2003 Birds Strip Northern Bald Ibis Geronticus eremita  2004 Bald Ibis White Stork Ciconia ciconia  2007 Birds
Syrian Woodpecker Dendrocopos syriacus  2007 Birds Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeata  2007 Birds European Bee-eater Merops apiaster  2007 Birds European Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur  2007 Birds
Curve-billed Thrasher Toxostoma curvirostre  2009 Birds Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus  2009 Birds Western Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava  2009 Birds
White-cheeked Honeyeater Phylidonyris niger  2009 Birds Cinereous Bunting Emberiza cineracea  2009 Birds Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos  2012 Eagle
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos  2012 Eagle Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos  2012 Eagle Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos  2012 Eagle
European Serin Serinus serinus  2013 Birds Common Starling Sturnus vulgaris  2013 Birds European Robin Erithacus rubecula  2013 Birds Yellow-breasted Chat Icteria virens  2013 Birds Common Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos  2013 Birds
Cinereous Bunting Emberiza cineracea  2013 Birds
Syria map

Location: Middle East
Population: 19.7 million
Climate: mostly desert; hot, dry, sunny summers and mild, rainy winters along coast; cold weather with snow or sleet periodically hitting Damascus
Terrain: primarily semiarid and desert plateau; narrow coastal plain; mountains in west

Birds: 391 species



BIRD SPECIES SHOWN

European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
Rock Dove Columba livia
Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops
Chukar Partridge Alectoris chukar
European Bee-eater Merops apiaster
European Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur
Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus
House Sparrow Passer domesticus
European Roller Coracias garrulus
Great Tit Parus major
European Robin Erithacus rubecula
Bluethroat Luscinia svecica
Pin-tailed Sandgrouse Pterocles alchata
Black Francolin Francolinus francolinus
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
Greylag Goose Anser anser
Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus
Eurasian Teal Anas crecca
White-bellied Bustard Eupodotis senegalensis
Northern Bald Ibis Geronticus eremita
White Stork Ciconia ciconia
Syrian Woodpecker Dendrocopos syriacus
Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeata
Curve-billed Thrasher Toxostoma curvirostre
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus
Western Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava
White-cheeked Honeyeater Phylidonyris niger
Cinereous Bunting Emberiza cineracea
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos
European Serin Serinus serinus
Common Starling Sturnus vulgaris
Yellow-breasted Chat Icteria virens
Common Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos


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