Saturday, June 16, 2018


1500fr: this Scouting issue celebrates island biodiversity, and shows scouts studying some of the very colorful local species depicted in the margins, such as endemic Malagasy birds and butterflies.

Saturday, June 2, 2018


5c-Nf10: this recent cultural heritage set shows various ethnic groups in traditional dress

Saturday, May 26, 2018


10c, 31c: this WWF set features the Pygmy Hippo, an endangered endemic species to W. African waterways and humid forests

Saturday, May 12, 2018


    L9800 se-tenant strip: WWF set of Greater Flamingos feeding, breeding and taking flight

Tuesday, May 1, 2018


125fr: this 2007 national parks issue features an antelope in the central Niokolo-Koba reserve

Thursday, April 26, 2018


50d: this 1999 local issue features the landmark Omdurman mosque.

Sunday, April 8, 2018


6c: this issue commemorates the 10th anniv. of Swaziland's autonomy as an independent kingdom, and shows the King's regiment of Warriors in traditional dress.

Friday, April 6, 2018


B4: this spectacular issue features African species of the family Meropidae: bee eaters.

Saturday, March 31, 2018

TUNISIA / Tunisie

250: this 1999 flora issue features red poppies, a widespread species in C. Asia and N. Africa

Friday, March 2, 2018


R5: this 2017 issue celebrates the centenary of the local Lions Club, and show a map of three of the largest islands and the national flag and arms

Monday, February 19, 2018


$45: this 2002 issue features local sculpture and tools.  Whether in wood or stone, sculpture is an advanced art form for which Zimbabwe is renowned worldwide

Saturday, February 10, 2018


25d: this 2017 issue celebrates relations with Vietnam, and shows the maps and colors of each.

Sunday, February 4, 2018


400fr: this lovely 1999 fauna series from Benin features endangered species from around the world with range maps; seen here is the Tiger, a top predator in SE Asia and as far north as Siberia

Saturday, February 3, 2018


.80d: this oversized stamps shows a children's painting of a pastoral scene in bright colors, with domestic animals and farmers in the foreground

Sunday, January 21, 2018


P1.80: this 2016 issue features elephants bathing in the Okavango Delta

Sunday, January 14, 2018


10c, 40c, B2: three stamps from a 2016 set depicting waterfalls, including on the Blue Nile

Tuesday, January 2, 2018


100bk: this colorful holiday stamp was issued before Equatorial Guinea adopted the regional CFA currency, and reflects a former denomination.

Saturday, November 11, 2017


500fr: the Marsh Owl, a secretive nocturnal species is featured on this 1995 issue.

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