Quantity: 400,000 stamps (25,000 sheets)
The stamps were printed in offset lithography by Joh. Enschedé Stamps Security Printers B.V. (Netherlands).
Format: 39.2 mm horizontally x 28.6 mm vertically
Perforation: 12 ½ x 12 ¾
Each sheet of 16 stamps accommodates four different endangered species, each in se-tenant blocks of four.
Rorie Katz and Sergio Baradat (United Nations)
John Keulemans and William Hart (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)
The stamps will be available in selling units of a mini-sheet of 16 stamps or a single unit of a se-tenant block of four stamps.
The € 0.80 stamps depict the following endangered species:
Pteridophora alberti (King of Saxony Bird-of-Paradise)
Astrapia splendidissima (Splendid Astrapia)
Paradisaea apoda (Greater Bird-of-Paradise)
Lophorina superba (Superb Bird-of-Paradise)