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Long-finned Pilot Whale

The pilot whale (Globicephala melas) is an extremely gregarious animal that regularly swims along the Faroese coast on its migration within its habitat in the northern Atlantic Ocean. During the approximately 300 years for which we have statistics, somewhere between …

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Faroe Islands post will issue a set of postage stamps depicting various butterflies of Faroe Islands. 154 different species of butterflies have been registered in the Faroe Islands. Most of them do not breed here, but arrive with the help …

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The bottom of the sea

Faroe Islands post will issue a set of postage stamps showing the natural beauty at the bottom of the sea. The Faroe Islands have many unique and beautiful submarine landscapes. Absolutely fantastic places where nobody has ever been. And many, …

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Thai post will issue a postage stamp depicting rose. A rose is a perennial flower shrub or vine of the genus Rosa, within the family Rosaceae, that contains over 100 species and comes in a variety of colours. The species …

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Flowers (III)

Chunghwa Post issued a third set of definitive stamps on flowers, featuring Michelia champaca, Duranta repens cv. Lass, Ixora chinensis, and Lagerstroemia speciosa.

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Canada Post issued a set of four definitive stamps featuring orchids that grow in Canada. The stamps are the fifth issue in a popular series that began in 2004. “These flowers are extremely interesting, both in terms of their variations …

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