Endangered Species 2018 – Single set

$14.55

Endangered Species 2018 – Single set

$14.55

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Description

Date of issue: 2 March 2018
Designer: Rorie Katz (United Nations)
Denominations: US $ 1.15, CHF 1.50 and € 0.80
Stamp size: 39.2 mm x 28.6 mm
Stamps per sheet: 16 (4 designs per sheet)
Printer: Joh. Enschedé Stamps Security Printers B.V. (Netherlands)
Process: Offset lithography
Perforation: 12 ½ x 12 ¾
Quantity:
US $ 1.15 16,000 sheets (256,000 stamps)
CHF 1.50 17,000 sheets (272,000 stamps)
€ 0.80 19,000 sheets (304,000 stamps)

The Designs
The US$ 1.15 stamps depict the following endangered species:

  • Tauraco erythrolophus (red-crested turaco)
  • Chaetophractus nationi (Andean hairy armadillo)
  • Neurergus kaiseri (Lurestan newt)
  • Hydrastis canadensis (goldenseal)

The CHF 1.50 stamps depict the following endangered species:

  • Saiga tatarica (saiga antelope)
  • Uncarina grandidieri (succulent sesame)
  • Polymita picta (Cuban land snail)
  • Carcharhinus falciformis (silky shark)

The € 0.80 stamps depict the following endangered species:

  • Hoodia pilifera (hoodia)
  • Mantella madagascariensis (Malagasy painted mantella)
  • Pangshura sylhetensis (Assam roofed turtle)
  • Hippocampus zebra (zebra seahorse)

The Artists
The stamps were illustrated by:

  • US$ 1.15 – Rhonda Nass (USA)
  • CHF 1.50 – Bridgid Edwards (United Kingdom)
  • € 0.80 – Juan Muños (Spain)

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