St Helena 2015 Birds (definitives)

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 11h November 2015
  • twelve values
  • Designs: Andrew Robinson for CASCO Studio
  • Printed by: BDT International Security Printing, Ireland
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 30mm x width 38mm. Sheetlet format overall height 155mm x width 145mm
  • Perforations 13.6 x 13.4

Birds. Definitive issue[edit]


5p ~ white tern, Gygis alba
10p ~ zebra dove, Geopelia striata
15p ~ chukar partridge, Alectoris chukor
20p ~ brown booby, Sula leucogaster (on nest)
30p ~ rice bird or java sparrow, Lonchura oryivora (also classified as Padda oryzivora as on stamp)
40p ~ Wilson’s storm petrel, Oceanites ocaenicus
50p ~ red-billed tropicbird, Phaethon aethereus (in flight)
60p ~ masked booby, Sula dactylatra
80p ~ sooty tern, Omychoprion fuscata (in flight)
£1 ~ yellow canary, Serinus flaviventris
£2 ~ red fody, Foudia madagascariensis
£5 ~ wirebird, Charadrius sanctaehelena (in flight)

Sheet stamps[edit]

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Sheetlet[edit]

sheetlet of 12