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Afghanistan
Bird stamps from Afghanistan

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Face value | Family number | English name | Scientific name

1961.01   21.03.1961   Agriculture day   10v set   
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    2p     10     Arabian Partridge     Alectoris melanocephala     
    175p     10     Arabian Partridge     Alectoris melanocephala     = 2p

1965.01   26.04.1965   Birds      
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    1.25a     102     Scaly-bellied Woodpecker     Picus squamatus     
    3.75a     165     Black-headed Jay     Garrulus lanceolatus     
    5a     10     Himalayan Monal     Lophophorus impejanus     

1968.01   03.07.1968   Wild birds      
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    1a     78     Cinereous Vulture     Aegypius monachus     
    6a     80     Eurasian Eagle-Owl     Bubo bubo     
    7a     35     Greater Flamingo     Phoenicopterus roseus     

1970.01   01.08.1970   Wild birds      
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    2a     10     Common Quail     Coturnix coturnix     
    4a     78     Golden Eagle     Aquila chrysaetos     
    6a     10     Common Pheasant     Phasianus colchicus     

1972.01   05.06.1972   Afghan flora and fauna   4v set   
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    10a     10     Chukar Partridge     Alectoris chukar     

1973.01   29.07.1973   Birds      
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    8a     10     Himalayan Monal     Lophophorus impejanus     
    9a     34     Great Crested Grebe     Podiceps cristatus     
    12a     10     Himalayan Snowcock     Tetraogallus himalayensis     

1974.01   06.08.1974   Afghan birds      
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    1a     78     Indian Spotted Eagle     Clanga hastata     
    6a     13     Greater White-fronted Goose     Anser albifrons     
    and     13     Greylag Goose     Anser anser     
    and     13     Ruddy Shelduck     Tadorna ferruginea     
    11a     30     Eurasian Coot     Fulica atra     
    and     32     Common Crane     Grus grus     

1982.01   31.05.1982   Birds      
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    6a     64     White Stork     Ciconia ciconia     
    11a     236     European Goldfinch     Carduelis carduelis     

1985.01   25.10.1985   Birds      
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    2a     165     Eurasian Magpie     Pica pica     
    4a     102     European Green Woodpecker     Picus viridis     
    8a     10     Common Pheasant     Phasianus colchicus     
    13a     84     Eurasian Hoopoe     Upupa epops     
    and     223     Bluethroat     Luscinia svecica     
    and     236     European Goldfinch     Carduelis carduelis     
    18a     104     Peregrine Falcon     Falco peregrinus     
    25a     10     Red-legged Partridge     Alectoris rufa     
    30a     73     Dalmatian Pelican     Pelecanus crispus     

1985.02   25.10.1985   Birds      
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    75a     108     Rose-ringed Parakeet     Psittacula krameri     MS

1988.01   06.06.1988   Prehistoric animals   7v set   
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    30a     0     Giant Moa     Dinornis maximus     

1989.01   20.02.1989   Animals   5v set   
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    35a     78     Bearded Vulture     Gypaetus barbatus     

1989.02   05.12.1989   Birds      
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    3a     69     Eurasian Spoonbill     Platalea leucorodia     
    5a     30     Grey-headed Swamphen     Porphyrio poliocephalus     
    10a     70     Eurasian Bittern     Botaurus stellaris     
    15a     73     Great White Pelican     Pelecanus onocrotalus     
    20a     13     Red-crested Pochard     Netta rufina     
    25a     13     Mute Swan     Cygnus olor     
    30a     68     Great Cormorant     Phalacrocorax carbo