Madeira 2004 Fauna and Flora of the Selvagens (Savage Islands)

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 24th May 2004
  • three values and a miniature sheet
  • Designed by: Pedro Delgado
  • Printed by: Cartor SA, France
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 30½mm x 40½mm. Miniaturesheet format height 112mm x width 140mm
  • Perforations: 13 x 13.25

the Selvagens ('Savage Islands') are unihabited offshore islands, off Funchal
0.30€ ~ white-faced storm petrel (Selvagens variety), Pelagodrroma marina hypoleuca
0.45€ ~ plant (succulent) Monathes lowei, and beetle
0.72€ ~ gecko, Tarentola bischoffi


Miniature sheet[edit]

the three values forming a composite design
border notes España 2004 Stamp Exhibition

miniature sheet

First Day Cover[edit]


Maximum cards[edit]

set of three maximum, all same picture (gecko, flowering plant, fish, petrel, view of Selvagens)

maximum card (one of three