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2006Protected Birds - The Eurasian Spoonbill, WWF - World Wide Fund For Nature - Set

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Technical details
  • 20.10.2006
  • Mihai Vamasescu
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  • Offset
  • 4 Colours
  • Stamp size: 48 x 33 mm, Block size: 170 x 120 mm
  • 0.80L
About Protected Birds - The Eurasian Spoonbill, WWF - World Wide Fund For Nature

Romfilatelia, the company specialized in issuing and trading Romanian postage stamps, introduces into circulation the philatelic issue Protected Birds – The Eurasian Spoonbill, WWF (World Wide Fund For Nature).

The Eurasian Spoonbill (Platalea leucorodia) is a water bird of passage, belonging to the Ciconiiformes order, having the size of a stork, with white feathers, long neck and legs. Its beak is flattened towards its tip, like a spoon. Both its beak and its legs are black, with a crest on the head. During the coupling period, yellow spots appear on the adults’ chest and beak tip.

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