Bird stamps, taxonomy

Bird theme stamps identifications based on:
Taxonomy information, scientific names:
  • Gill, F & D Donsker (Eds). 2013. IOC World Bird List (v 3.4). Available at [Accessed 07/06/2013].
  • ITIS: Retrieved 09/10/2010, from the Integrated Taxonomic Information System on-line database,


Species thumbnails:
  • Species pages, Wikipedia [Accesed 07/06/2013]
Stamp images:
  • If not explicitly stated otherwise, all stamp image in this site is a photo / scan of an used stamp from my personal collection.
  • About individual stamp designs: check Wikipedia's licensing page: Commons:Stamps/Public domain
Primary sources for country profiles:


Mi, Michel MICHEL Online Catalogue.
SG Stanley Gibbons.
IOC 3.4 Gill, F & D Donsker (Eds). 2013. IOC World Bird List (v 3.4)
IOC 3.3 Gill, F & D Donsker (Eds). 2013. IOC World Bird List (v 3.3)
CLEMENTS 6.7 Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, B.L. Sullivan, C. L. Wood, and D. Roberson. 2012. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.7
TIF 2.87 Tohn H. Boyd III - TiF checklist, Version 2.87: June 02, 2013, updated July 01, 2013
HM 4 Dickinson, E.C. & J.V. Remsen Jr. (Eds). 2013. The Howard & Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World. 4th. Edition, Vol. 1, Aves Press, Eastbourne, U.K.
BIRDLIFE 5.1 BirdLife International (2012) The BirdLife checklist of the birds of the world, with conservation status and taxonomic sources. Version 5.1 (October 2012).
BIRDLIFE 5.1 The Internet Bird Collection / The Handbook of the Birds of the World 1992-2011.
MNH (Mint Never Hinged)
Used / cancelled
CTO (Cancelled to Order)
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