Chelonia mydas on Stamps
Country/Date Scott Gibbons Michel Yvert Denom. Comments / Description


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AITUTAKI
1 Dec, 199551369074456695¢

ANGOLA
9 Jul, 1993 882a 1029 932 899 180 NKz Single from #882
7 Nov, 2007 1316 MS1759 Block 123 --
Tartarugas Marinhas sheet
7 Nov, 2007 1316b -- 1795 27 Kz Chelonia mydas
7 Nov, 2007 1317 MS1760 1798 130 Kz
Dermochelys coriacea on stamp, with
D. coriacea, C. caretta and C. mydas
in S/S border

ANGUILLA
20 May, 1975160144a216184$10
12 Feb, 1976246240250219$10#160 overprinted
10 Aug, 1983539562a54349475¢ Perf. 13.5
10 Aug, 1983539a562b--494a75¢Looks like #539, but perf. 12

ANTIGUA & BARBUDA
28 Jun, 1982662MS7472009BF 295$5S/S commemorates centenary of
Block 294Charles Darwin's death - turtle in
bottom right border
11 Jun, 20012472e337934813010$1.65 Green turtle

ARUBA
27 Sep, 1995127169165102650¢
30 Sep, 20032393293153157 Hatchlings

ASCENSION
19 Nov, 1956706570717d
28 Aug, 19731701711701714p
21 May, 1978229c23523123225p
8 Jan, 197923724423924012p
26 Jun, 198435736536636320p
17 Nov, 198948151151549725p
22 Mar, 199458562463360620p
22 Mar, 199458662563460725p
22 Mar, 199458762663560830p
22 Mar, 199458862763660965p
22 Mar, 1994589MS628Block 26BF 26--
22 Mar, 1994589aMS628a637BF 2630p
Block 26
22 Mar, 1994589bMS628b638BF 2630p
Block 26
22 Mar, 1994589cMS628c639BF 2630p
Block 26
22 Mar, 1994589dMS628d640BF 2630p
Block 26
8 Mar, 200075079581176315p
8 Mar, 200075179681276435p
8 Mar, 200075279781376540p
8 Mar, 200075379881476650p
8 Mar, 2000754MS799Block 40BF40--
815-818
8 May, 2000754eMS800NotedBF41--#754 with London 2000 logo
1 Feb, 2001768MS814836, Bl 42BF43--
28 Aug, 2002812861889813£2
9 July, 2007915972100640p
5 Feb, 2008 928 991 1025 35p
1 Oct, 2009 -- Noted (1082,3) --
Commemorating 100th Anniv. of birth
of sea turtle researcher Dr. Archie Carr
1 Oct, 2009 981a, b 1048, 9 1082, 3 15p
Se-tenant pair "Early turtle tracking"
1 Oct, 2009 -- Noted (1084,5) --
Commemorating 100th Anniv. of birth
of sea turtle researcher Dr. Archie Carr
1 Oct, 2009 982a, b 1050, 1 1084, 5 35p
Se-tenant pair "Assessing
Reproductive Output"
1 Oct, 2009 -- Noted (1086,7) --
Commemorating 100th Anniv. of birth
of sea turtle researcher Dr. Archie Carr
1 Oct, 2009 983a, b 1052, 3 1086, 7 40p
Se-tenant pair "Beach Raking; Population
Monitoring" (No turtle on #983b)
1 Oct, 2009 -- Noted (1088,9) --
Commemorating 100th Anniv. of birth
of sea turtle researcher Dr. Archie Carr
1 Oct, 2009 984a, b 1054, 5 1088, 9 65p
Se-tenant pair "Turtle Rescue"

AUSTRALIA
4 Aug, 2009 3130 3251 3255,Blk 89 55¢
Jointly-issued stamp with Cocos & Keeling
Is., Norfolk Is., Christmas Is., and
Australian Antarctic Territories
4 Aug, 2009 3131 MS3252 Block 89 --
#3130 in "Species at Risk" SS
jointly issued with Norfolk Is.; identical
to Norfolk #984
4 Aug, 2009 3136 3257 3260 55¢
Similar to #3130; self-adhesive stamp

BAHAMAS
15 Aug, 1984567693578563j50¢Single from #567a
15 Aug, 1984567aMS694Block 43BF 41a50¢
6 Apr, 1999940d117699797855¢
21 Sep, 199995611931014101315¢
21 Sep, 199995711941015101465¢

BARBADOS
26 Feb, 1985657776a630 X I612$2.50
1 Jun, 1986657a807a630 Y I643$2.50Looks like #657 with different
watermark; inscribed "1986"
on bottom
18 Aug, 1986657b807b630 Y III670$2.50Looks like #657 with different
watermark; inscribed "1986"
on bottom
15 Sep, 1987657c776b--707$2.50Looks like #657 with different
watermark; inscribed "1987"
on bottom
29 Oct, 2007 1131 1319 1148 1184 10¢

BATUM (Russian Republic)
1996--------2100 Oddly, this stamp is part of an
"Arctic Animals" issue; #108 in
Catalog of Local [Russian] Stamp
Issues, Part II

BELIZE
8 Aug, 19909451080104493210¢

BENIN
2007 -- -- -- -- 1000f
2007 -- -- -- -- 1000f
2007 -- -- -- -- 1000f Hawksbill in cinderella S/S
with green turtles in sheet border
2008 -- -- -- -- 500f
"Tortues" sheet with green
turtle in "d" position


BERMUDA
19 Feb, 1979378402367368$3
4 Dec, 198650953449849790c on $3#378 overprinted
4 Dec, 1986534a--49790c on $3Looks like #378, with
double surcharge
4 Dec, 1986Noted534b--49790c on $3Looks like #378, double
surcharge, one inverted
4 Dec, 1986534c--49790c on $3#378 overprint, 90c omitted
9 Aug, 200181787280481995¢

BRAZIL
22 May, 19982674a29032826240031¢

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY
2 Sep, 199618418819118456p
14 Feb, 2005290312356 30526p
14 Feb, 2005293315359 308 34p
14 Feb, 2005295317361 310£1.10
14 Feb, 2005296MS318Block 23BF 22£1.70
23 Jul, 2007 334 365 438 381 90p
30 Jan, 2008 341 MS372 (445-50) --

BRUNEI
16 Nov, 2000563a64859558130s

CAMBODIA
8 Nov, 19981766180918691557500r Int'l Year of the Ocean

CAPE VERDE ISLANDS
17 May, 199056964558056550¢

CAYMAN ISLANDS
5 Dec, 1932698470731/4p
5 Dec, 1932708571741/2p
5 Dec, 1932718672751p
5 Dec, 1932728773761 1/2p
5 Dec, 1932738874772p
5 Dec, 1932748975782 1/2p
5 Dec, 1932759076793p
5 Dec, 1932769177806p
5 Dec, 1932779278811sh
5 Dec, 1932789379822sh
5 Dec, 1932799480835sh
5 Dec, 19328095818410sh (#69-80)
2 Oct, 19501241371251281p
7 Jul, 19541371501381421pLooks like #124, but with Queen
28 Nov, 19621591711601634p
28 Jan, 1971284295283286
10 Jan, 1972297309296299Looks like #299
10 Jan, 197229831029730010¢Looks like #299
10 Jan, 197229931129830140¢
8 Jan, 1974335350334337
30 Sep, 1993 666a 755 680A 788 15¢
28 Feb, 1995 693 793 721 754 10¢
Single from #698a
26 Sep, 1996 727 829 761 776 60¢ Cayman Turtle Farm
1999 60¢ Reissue of #727 with "1999"
imprinted on stamp
24 Aug, 2000 802 932 863 860 10¢
24 Jul, 2003 885 1019 953 940 15¢
24 Jul, 2003 887 1021 962 969 20¢
24 Jul, 2003 896a MS1031 -- BF 39 --
Cayman Quincentennial
31 Aug, 2011 20¢
"Catboats - Catching turtles"

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
2011 --
2 green turtles in SS border;
probably a cinderella

CHAD
2008 450f
Cinderella sheet "Scuba"
Green turtle in "h" position
2010 --
Cinderella sheet "Tortues"
C. mydas in position "b"
2011 --
Cinderella sheet
2011 500f
Cinderella sheet

CHINA, Republic of (Taiwan)
10 Nov, 1995 3033 2280 2267 2200 5.00
26 May, 1999 -- -- -- -- 99.3
Sea Turtle Conservation S/S
26 May, 1999 -- -- -- -- 99.7
Sea Turtle Conservation Sheetlet

CHRISTMAS ISLAND (Australia)
25 Mar, 1987 211 244 248 I 235 $5
1 Mar, 1988 211a 229a 248 II 268 -- Sheet of 16 copies of #211, with
"1988" imprinted on each stamp
12 Mar, 1998 412q 459 453 461 45¢
13 July, 2004 448e 547 535 539 10¢

CHUVASHIA (Russian Republic)
2003 -- -- -- -- 5,-

COCOS (Keeling) ISLANDS (Australia)
17 Feb, 1994 290a-e 301-5 310-4 291-5 10¢ ea.
1 Oct, 2002 336d 396 411 322 45¢
13 Jun, 2006 344m 422 436 25¢

COLOMBIA
16 Apr, 1999 1153a 2182 2115 1095 1.300

COMORO ISLANDS
2 Mar, 2009 -- Block 483 --
"Tortues" sheet
2 Mar, 2009 -- 2182 1000fc Chelonia mydas from "Tortues"
2 Mar, 2009 -- 2183 3000fc
2 Mar, 2009 -- -- -- 450fc
C. mydas in border
2 Mar, 2009 -- -- -- 500fc
C. mydas in border
2 Mar, 2009 -- -- -- 1000fc
MI #2182 in Deluxe SS
5 Sep, 2009 -- Block 512 --
"Faune de l'Union des Comores -
Les Tortues"
5 Sep, 2009 -- 2344 450fc C. mydas from "Les Tortues"
5 Sep, 2009 -- 2345 3000fc
5 Sep, 2009 -- -- -- 450fc
C. mydas in border
5 Sep, 2009 -- -- -- 450fc
2 C. mydas in border
5 Sep, 2009 -- -- -- 450fc
2 C. mydas in border
5 Sep, 2009 -- -- -- 450fc
C. mydas in border
5 Sep, 2009 -- -- -- 450fc

CONGO DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC
2007 -- -- -- -- 250f
18 May, 2011 2040-2042 --
Block 382 C. mydas in border of sheet

CONGO, Republic of
2012 -- -- -- -- 250f
Cinderella "Tortues" sheet with 8 green
& hawksbill turtle stamps

COOK ISLANDS
20 Nov, 1995 1199 1382 1442 1133 85¢
20 Nov, 1995 1201 1384 1444 1135 $1.75
10 Oct, 2007 1291c 1528 1597 $3

COSTA RICA
1 Feb, 1988 397 1469 1343 497 5 colones

CUBA
15 Nov, 1983 2621 2927 2770 2466 30p
30 Sep, 1994 3601 3924 3779 3399 1.00
8 May, 2007 4708 5073 4937 85c Green turtle incorrectly
described as hawksbill
15 Nov, 2007 4769 MS5134 5011,Bk234 1.00

DAHLAK ISLANDS (Part of Ethiopia)
30 Dec, 1969 -- -- -- -- 15
30 Dec, 1969 -- -- -- -- 15
Stamps overprinted "Christmas 1969"
1970 -- -- -- -- 15
"Christmas 1969" overprint blocked
out; further overprinted "1970
Starfish Expedition"
1971 -- -- -- -- 15
"Christmas 1969" overprint blocked
out; further overprinted "Ophthalmic
Investigation Team 1971"

DOMINICA
6 Sep, 1970 297 303 296 292
6 Sep, 1970 300a MS307 Block 3 BF 3 #297 in S/S
26 Apr, 1993 1551 1689 1680 1515 90¢
26 Apr, 1993 1552 1690 1681 1516 $1
26 Apr, 1993 1556 MS1694 Block 232 BF 232 $6
14 Sep, 1998 2105 2556 2605 2279 90¢ #1551 overprinted "Save the Turtles"
14 Sep, 1998 2106 2557 2606 2280 $1 #1552 overprinted "Save the Turtles"
27 Feb, 2001 2281 MS3034 3121,Bk423 BF417 $5

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
30 Dec, 1996 1242c 1997 1841 1246 RD $5

ECUADOR
9 May, 2003 1671b 2669 2727 1744 $1.08
26 Sep, 2005 1750d 2798 2798 0.40 USD
30 Nov, 2007 1913 3025 3068 .40
18 Mar, 2011 2021g 3222 $1

EQUATORIAL GUINEA
2010 -- -- -- -- 0.75$
Cinderella sheet; C. mydas in "d"

ERITREA
2005 -- -- -- -- 10.00 Declared illegal issue

FRENCH POLYNESIA
24 Jun, 1976 289 219 217 108 18fr Stylized
19 Feb, 1986 432 475 447 251 51fr
4 May, 1995 657a-b 720-1 676-7 485-6 --
11 Sep, 2009 1009 1140 1080 881 100f
11 Sep, 2009 1010a MS1142 Block 35 BF 35 310f

FRENCH SOUTHERN and ANTARCTIC TERRITORIES
10 May, 2007 388 587a Block 18 BF 18 --

GAMBIA, The
1 Aug, 1999 2164l 3063 3306 2893 D1.50

GHANA
30 Mar, 1992 1420 1701 1612 1295 400¢

GILBERT ISLANDS (now Kiribati)
15 Jan, 1979 322 81 319 72 20¢

GRENADA
18 Sep, 1996 2582 3214a 3306-11 Noted -- S/S also contains
3 whale stamps
18 Sep, 1996 2582f 3219 3311 2829 $1.50 Single from #2582
2 May, 1997 2646 3335 3437 3031 $3
19 Aug, 1998 2773e 3617 3742 3243 75¢

GRENADINES of St. VINCENT
20 Jul, 1978 157 135 156 146

GUINEA
18 Feb, 2001 1877a -- 2982 750 fr
28 Feb, 2001 1890d -- 3002 1,000 fr
26 Dec, 2001 -- -- Block 675A --
26 Dec, 2001 -- -- 3362A 1250FG
28 Feb, 2006 -- -- Block 921 --
28 Feb, 2006 -- -- 4219A 5000FG Chelonia midas [sic]
6 Nov, 2006 -- -- 4235A 4500FG
6 Nov, 2006 -- -- Block 942A 4500FG
6 Nov, 2006 -- -- 4235-4236,Bk942 --
28 Sep, 2007 -- -- 4674 522 20000FG Chelonia mydas in "deluxe" S/S
28 Sep, 2007 -- -- (4674-6) --
Tortues et Poissons sheet with hawksbill
and green turtle stamps
28 Sep, 2007 -- -- (4676) 20000FG Chelonia mydas
28 Sep, 2007 -- -- (4676) 25000FG
28 Sep, 2007 -- -- -- 2000FG
Deluxe SS with MI#4674 on stamp;
green turtle in SS border
28 Sep, 2007 -- -- -- 20000FG
Deluxe SS with MI #4676 on stamp;
hawksbill turtle in SS border
20 Oct, 2008 -- -- 5810-16 --
Block 1576 Turtle in upper right border
25 Feb, 2009 -- -- 6397-6402 --
"Les Tortues"; sea turtles in border
& stamps "d" & "e"; head of turtle
"d" is C. mydas, not C. caretta
25 Feb, 2009 -- -- 6415 25000f
25 Feb, 2009 -- -- -- 5000 FG
25 Feb, 2009 -- -- -- 5000 FG
Head of turtle on stamp is C. mydas,
not C. caretta
25 Feb, 2009 -- -- -- 5000 FG
Green turtle in border

GUINEA-BISSAU
31 Aug, 1997 995c -- 250 10,000pg
1 Apr, 2001 -- -- -- -- --
Sheet with 5 sea turtle stamps
1 Apr, 2001 -- -- 1584 837 400f Green turtle
1 Apr, 2001 -- -- 1585 838 400f Green turtle
1 Apr, 2001 -- -- 1588 841 400f Green turtles on beach
1 Apr, 2001 -- -- 1589 842 400f Green turtle on beach
30 Jun, 2001 1333 1704 684 750f
15 Oct, 2003 -- -- 2580 450f
Green turtles on stamp in "c" position
25 Oct, 2005 -- -- 3223-28 450f
25 Oct, 2005 -- -- Block 538 2500f
25 Oct, 2005 -- -- -- -- 450f
MI #3223 in Deluxe SS;
tortoise in SS border
25 Oct, 2005 -- -- -- -- 450f
MI #3228 in Deluxe SS;
tortoises in SS border
25 Oct, 2005 -- -- -- -- 450f
MI #3225 in Deluxe SS; tortoise
on its back in SS border
25 Oct, 2005 -- -- -- -- 450f
Same picture as MI #3225 in Deluxe SS
border; MI #3224 on stamp
3 Aug, 2010 4804-4809 --
Block 806 "Animais Postos em Perigo" (Endangered
Animals) sheet with green turtle stamp
3 Aug, 2010 4815 3200 FCFA
Block 807 Turkish Cyprus #327 on stamp in
border of SS of stamps-on-stamps
28 Oct, 2010 5025-30 --
Block 867 "Tartarugas"
28 Oct, 2010 5025 350f Chelonia mydas
28 Oct, 2010 5031-2 --
Block 867 C. mydas in SS border, larger border
turtle misidentified as a monkey

GUYANA
15 Feb, 1978 268 686 531 512 15¢
15 Nov, 1983 722 1203 1052 937 60¢ #268 surcharged 60¢
5 Sep, 1995 2976b 4464 5240 3870 $35
15 May, 2000 3481g 5824 6778 5129 $80

INDONESIA
11 May, 2009 2183 MS3284 2734,Bk251 5000 rp
24 Oct, 2010 2248 -- --
"Kehidupan Bawah Laut - Marine Life"
24 Oct, 2010 2248b 2850 1500 Chelonia mydas; line drawing
of species also on stamp

IRAN
26 Aug, 2009 3007 MS3274 Block 49 --
"Cooperating to Conserve Marine Turtles"
sheet with 4 sea turtle stamps and
several sea turtles in border
26 Aug, 2009 3007c -- 3145 1500r Chelonia mydas; "c" position
26 Aug, 2009 3007d -- 3146 1850r Chelonia mydas; "a" position

IVORY COAST
2011 800f
"Tortues" SS, probably a cinderella
2011 --
Probably a cinderella; 2 sea
turtles also in sheet border

JAMAICA
25 Feb, 1980 487 496 485 483 50¢ Stuffed specimens
5 Jun, 2004 985b MS1050 1040 1040 $10 Green turtle incorrectly
identified as a Hawksbill

JAPAN
23 Aug, 2011 3354 5753 80¥
Green turtle

KARAKALPAKIA (Uzbekistan)
1999 -- -- -- -- 4.00

KENYA
13 Apr, 2000 741 760 737 721 20/

KIRIBATI (formerly Gilbert Islands)
21 Nov, 1984 448 228 447 126 12¢
12 Jul, 1995 669 496a 368c 60¢ S/S with #669c
12 Jul, 1995 669c 498 717 367 60¢
19 Aug, 1995 672 500a 723 368c 60¢ Looks like #669, overprinted with
Jakarta '95 logo
19 Aug, 1995 672c 502 723 367 60¢ Looks like #669c, overprinted with
Jakarta '95 logo
15 Sep, 1998 729 MS559 780 BF 28 $1
Block 35 Turtle in border of S/S

KOREA (North)
10 Aug, 2004 4391 MSN4434 Block 597 --
Green turtle in lower left border of
freshwater scene containing both
marine and freshwater creatures

LAOS
27 Dec, 1996 1304D 1536 1550 1244D 450K

LESOTHO
14 Dec, 1987 614 782 667 747 15s
27 Apr, 1998 1092q 1364 1259 1287 1m
2008 -- -- -- -- 10m
Cinderella SS

LIBERIA
15 Oct, 1998 1356v 2148 15¢
15 Sep, 2001 -- -- 4187B423 $100 Marine Life of The Atlantic

MALAWI
2012 --
Cinderella sheet

MALAYSIA
17 Nov, 1990 432 451 437 456 20¢
1 Jan, 1994 497 522 508 522 50¢
8 Nov 1994 527C Noted 542 50¢ Scott #497 overprinted with
ASEANPEX '94 logo
26 Sep, 1995 562 578 571 578 30¢
23 Aug, 1997 641 MS659 659, Blk46 BF 18 2Rm Int'l Year of the Reef '97
Block 16
7 Aug, 2000 799 MS918d Block 46 -- IUFRO Research S/S of forest
life; turtle in sheet border
28 Jun, 2003 (932a,b) (1149, 50) (1193, 4) --
21 Mar, 2012 5r
SS from "Underwater Life" set

MALDIVES
17 Feb, 1980 847 MS859 Block 63 BF61 4r
7 Jan, 1993 1810 1760 1858 1559 Rf8
22 Aug, 1995 2093 2289a Block 340   --
(Portion of S/S with #2093c-h)
22 Aug, 1995 2094 MS2301 2432 BF 332 25 Rf
Block 340
26 Oct, 1999 2389b 3003 3307 2810 Rf 5
15 Nov, 2000 2483c 3347 3567 5Rf
22 Jun, 2010 3005 Block 631 15rf
"Reptiles of the Maldives"
22 Jun, 2010 3005d 4824 15rf Green Turtle, Chelonia mydas

MALTA
21 Apr, 2004 1159p 1370 1340 16¢

MARSHALL ISLANDS
3 May, 1990 377 323 298 164 25¢
3 May, 1990 378 324 299 165 25¢
20 Mar, 1995 590c 598 572 555 55¢
21 Oct, 1996 614c MS743 748 BF 27 32¢ Looks like #590c, imprinted "The
10th Asian International Philatelic
Exhibition 1996"
24 Aug, 2000 751a 1394 1394 1339 33¢
25 Jun, 2002 805d 1627 1632 1570 37¢
19 Aug, 2008 928d 2231 2340 42¢
22 Feb, 2011 982 2595 2710

MAURITANIA
21 Dec, 1981 510 717 742 502 3um
5 Nov, 2000 743a 1055 50um
5 Nov, 2000 -- -- -- 50um
#743a (with blue border) in
unlisted "Collector's" sheet
2009 809 1181 440 um

MAURITIUS
13 Dec, 1991 743 859 734 769 40¢

MAYOTTE
2 Feb, 1998 93 60 43 52 3,00
18 Mar, 2006 223 MS221 Block 9 0.53€
"Protection des tortues"

MÉXICO
2 Feb, 2002 2260 2720 2968 5.00 Reissued as #2260a in 2003

MICRONESIA, Federated States of
14 Mar, 1991 135 216 216 165 29¢
4 Sep, 2009 852 1559 2022 $2.80
4 Sep, 2009 853 MS1560 Noted --
"Turtles of the Pacific Ocean"
Green turtle in SS border
4 Sep, 2009 854 MS1561 Block 181 --
4 Sep, 2009 854a -- 2027 $1.56 Green Sea Turtle - Chelonia mydas
14 Jul, 2011 939b $1.25

MONGOLIA
2010 -- -- -- -- 500
In cinderella sheet

MONTSERRAT
28 Nov, 2003 1083e MS1238 3464, Bk98 1110 $1.50
8 Aug, 2007 1191b MS1368 Block 118 $3.40
3 Jul, 2008 1202d 1396 1417 $2.25
Block 124 Green turtle, C. mydas, incorrectly
identified as Hawksbill Turtle, E. imbricata

MOZAMBIQUE
10 Dec, 2007 1778 Block 220 --
Tartarugas sheet of 6 sea turtle stamps
10 Dec, 2007 1778f 2982 20.00M Chelonia mydas
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1778e in Deluxe SS; C. mydas in border
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1778f in Deluxe SS
30 Aug, 2011 --
FAUNA DE MOÇAMBIQUE - Tartarugas
30 Aug, 2011 16 MT Chelonia mydas
30 Aug, 2011 175 MT
4 Chelonia mydas in SS border

NETHERLANDS ANTILLES
10 Dec, 2004 1047 1647 1351 1486 240¢
22 May, 2007 1155d 1841 1556 1749 335c

NEVIS
6 Jul, 1992 730 680 679 644 80¢ Incorrect number of scutes
26 Aug, 2002 1304 MS1739 1809,Bk216 BF215 $5
10 Jan, 2005 1419 MS1873 2044, Bk49 $5 Hawksbill on stamp;
green turtle in border

NEW CALEDONIA
15 May, 2002 899d MS1257d 1266,Bk28 BF 27 30fr
24 Oct, 2003 899e MS1308 -- Bf 30 -- Overprint of S/S #899
5 Aug, 2011 1114 1558 1129 75f
5 Aug, 2011 -- -- --
Sheet of 10 copies of 75f stamp
with 6 green turtles in margin

NEW HEBRIDES, British (now Vanuatu)
11 Feb, 1974 185 186 381 384 70¢

NEW HEBRIDES, French (now Vanuatu)
11 Feb, 1974 204 F201 385 380 70¢ Looks like #185, in French

NEW ZEALAND
1 Feb, 2001 1696 2386 1890 1818 40¢

NICARAGUA
3 May, 1980 -- MS2234 Block 114 -- $5+$15
15 May, 1981 -- MS2266 Block 136 -- $5.00

NIGER
23 Feb, 1998 976 -- BF95 --
23 Feb, 1998 976a 1472 1088 400f
23 Feb, 1998 976b 1473 1089 400f
23 Feb, 1998 976c 1474 1090 400f
23 Feb, 1998 976d 1475 1091 400f
23 Feb, 1998 976e -- -- Similar to pictured S/S but with 2
copies of each stamp
1999 --   -- -- --
#976e overprinted in margins
"China '99 World Philatelic Exhibition"
in both Chinese and English
9 Dec, 2007 380 $5 Two green turtles

NIUAFO'OU (part of Tonga)
7 Mar, 1984 42 42 42 42 29s Self-adhesive stamp; turtle
has 6 central scutes
1984 -- -- -- 40s on 29 "Stamp Duty" overprint on Scott #42

NIUE
10 May, 2001 756 895 959 737 50¢
10 May, 2001 758 897 961 739 $3

NORFOLK ISLAND
4 Aug, 2009 983 1066 1068 55¢
Jointly-issued stamp with Australia,
Cocos & Keeling Is., Christmas Is.,
and Australian Antarctic Territories
4 Aug, 2009 984 MS1067 Block 58 --
#983 in "Species at Risk" SS jointly
issued by Australia, and identical
to Australia #3131

OMAN
12 Aug, 2002 439b 572 526 488 100
12 Aug, 2002 439e 570 Block 31 BF26 --
Marine Turtles in Oman

PAKISTAN
20 Jun, 1981 547 560 548 534 40p

PALAU
11 Jun, 1985 80 17a 78 73 39¢
15 Aug, 1995 373b 919 938 833 32¢
19 Mar, 1999 495c 1407 1441 1254 33¢ Augurs of Our
Endangered Planet
26 Apr, 2002 689e MS1921 2926 1846 60¢ Int'l Year of EcoTourism
6 Feb, 2004 746a-f MS1998a Block 173 1979-1984 60¢
Life Cycle of Turtles;
stamps a, c & e are green turtles
6 Feb, 2004 747 MS1998b 2303, Bk173 BF 159 $2
6 Nov, 2006 867b 2226 2606 75¢
Volunteers tagging turtle from
S/S "Peace Corps Palau,
40th Anniversary"
2 Mar, 2010 1000 2921 44¢

PALESTINIAN NATIONAL AUTHORITY
2007 -- -- -- -- --
Cinderella sheet with 3 green turtle
stamps and 1 hawksbill stamp (500)

PAPUA NEW GUINEA
8 Feb, 1984 593 473 468 467 10t
23 Mar, 2007 1251 1162 1227 K3.35
23 Mar, 2007 1253 MS1164 Block 43 --
23 Mar, 2007 1253c -- 1231, Bk 43 K3.35 Hatchling

PENRHYN (Cook Islands)
7 Dec, 1995 448b 520 582 430 $1.65

PHILIPPINES
5 Jun, 1982 1590 1707 1475 1279 40¢
31 Mar, 2006 3019 MS3874 3770, Bk225 BF 233 26p
18 Nov, 2010 3277 4430 5p

PITCAIRN ISLANDS
12 Feb, 1986 266 281 274 264
12 Feb, 1986 267 282 275 265 20¢
3 Dec, 2008 681 MS775 Block 50 --
Green Turtles of Henderson Island;
UNESCO World Heritage Site
3 Dec, 2008 681a -- 768 60¢
3 Dec, 2008 681b -- 769 $1
3 Dec, 2008 681c -- 770 $2
3 Dec, 2008 681d -- 771 $2.50

REDONDA (dependency of Antigua)
14 Jan, 1980 -- -- -- -- 50¢

RWANDA
2010 -- -- -- -- 200f
Cinderella "Turtles" sheet
2011 900f
Probably a cinderella

St. KITTS
27 Feb, 1995 381 427 390 812 10¢
27 Feb, 1995 382 428 391 813 40¢
27 Feb, 1995 383 429 392 814 50¢
27 Feb, 1995 384 430 393 815 $1.00

St. THOMAS & PRINCE ISLANDS
2005 -- -- -- -- 7000 Dbs Green turtle in border of 9 cinderella
"Animals do Mundo" S/S, each stamp
denominated Dbs 7000 and with a Rotary
or Lion's Club Club logo.
2005 -- -- -- -- --
Turtles in border of cinderella sheet;
turtle on bottom has fibropapilloma disease
25 May, 2006 -- -- -- -- Db 10000
Deluxe SS of MI #2766, with C. mydas
in SS border
2006 -- -- -- -- 50000 Dbs
Illegal issue
5 Nov, 2007 -- -- 3127,Bk608 --

St. VINCENT (& Grenadines)
23 May, 1995 2178b 2940 3136 2434 90¢
23 Feb, 1998 2549f 3974 4280 BF398 $1.10
12 Apr, 1999 2676 4226 4569 3675 20¢
6 Oct, 2011 3807 $9

Ste. MARIE ISLAND (Malagasy Republic)
2010 -- -- -- -- 180pt
"Green Sea Turtle" cinderella

SAMOA (Western)
18 Jun, 1973 378a 399a 284 323 $2
24 Aug, 1995 897 968 814 820 $1

SENEGAL
31 Jan, 1991 915 1090 1117 895 60f
31 Jan, 1991 -- -- -- -- 60f #915 in deluxe S/S
16 Jul, 2003 1545 1732 2028 1695 400F

SEYCHELLES
16 Oct, 1978 420 436 425 404 5r Incorrect number of scutes
22 Apr, 1988 638 687 657 647 R2
22 Apr, 1988 639 688 658 648 R2
22 Apr, 1988 640 689 659 649 R3
22 Apr, 1988 641 690 660 650 R3

SIERRA LEONE
22 Feb, 1999 2165 MS3010c 3145 BF 419 3,000Le

SINGAPORE
13 Oct, 1999 909 1006 960 919 None
11 Aug, 2000 947 -- 1011-14 -- VERY large S/S "Care for Nature"
includes #909; shown 3/4 size here

SOLOMON ISLANDS
5 Jan, 1983 492 488 488 478 50¢
29 Sep, 1997 853 894 948 50¢
29 Sep, 1997 854 895 949 90¢
29 Sep, 1997 855 896 950 $1.50
29 Sep, 1997 856 897 951 $2
2 Jul, 1999 874 927 986 929 $1 Described as "Green Turtle" but
looks more like a loggerhead;
issued for PhilexFrance
30 Apr, 2006 1045a, b 1173, 1174 1294, 5 $2.50

SOMALIA
2004 -- -- -- -- 2500
Cinderella S/S "Turtles"

SPANISH GUINEA
23 Nov, 1954 335 393 305 361 15¢ Looks like #B31, but olive color
23 Nov, 1954 B31 391 303 359 5+5¢

SURINAM

17 Feb, 1982 592 1065 971 843 10¢
21 Mar, 2007 1353c 2220 2110 0.45 srd

TANZANIA
31 Aug, 1998 1693e Noted 2974 2480 370/
9 Feb, 1999 1855 Noted 3185,Bk429 BF 420 1,500/
18 Feb, 1999 1898q Noted 3252 2806 100/
15 Nov, 1999 2069g Noted 3698 3099 300/
30 Jun, 2006 2428a 2540 4378,Bk591 600s
24 Nov, 2006 2438d   4430,Bk599 1000/
15 Aug, 2008 2524 2660 400sh
15 Aug, 2008 2528 MS2664 600sh

TATARSTAN
2003 -- -- -- 5,- Cinderella sheet

THAILAND

8 Jan, 1986 1139 1237 1155 1134 1.50b Green turtle;6 central scutes

TOGO
15 Jun, 2010 -- Block 496 550f
"Les Tortues" block of 4
15 Jun, 2010 -- 3426,Bk496 550f Chelonia mydas
15 Jun, 2010 -- 3428,Bk496 2000f
"Les Tortues" SS; C. mydas in border
15 Jun, 2010 -- -- -- 550f
2011 750f
2011 3000f
2011 750f

TOKELAU
3 Dec, 1986 135 139 133 140 48¢

27 Nov, 1995 219 236 225 223 $1
9 Dec, 2007 361 394 380 $5 Two green turtles
19 Dec, 2007 362a 386a Noted $5 Same as #361, but in sheet
issued as "Limited Edition"

TONGA
15 Dec, 1978 446 692 693 441 25s Self-adhesive stamp;
incorrect number of scutes
15 Dec, 1978 C0152 O186 D188 SPA 134 1p10s Looks like #446
15 Dec, 1978 C251 697 698 PA 248 31s Looks like #446
2 Mar, 1989 705 1013 1067 725 T$1
21 Jun, 1994 880 1230 1325 965 T$1 Similar to #705
31 May, 1996 920 1345 1420 1044 T$1 Similar to #705
31 May, 1996 O83 O256 250 SPA T$1 Official Postage & Revenue,
similar to #705

TURKEY

16 Nov, 1989 2457 3060 2872 2620 1000L

16 Nov, 1989 2457a MS3061 Block 28 BF 30 -- #2456 & #2457 in S/S

TURKISH REPUBLIC of NORTHERN CYPRUS

30 Jun, 1992 327 Noted 334 BF11 1000 TL

30 Jun, 1992 328a MS335 Block 11 BF11 -- #327 & #328
27 Mar, 2002 539 548 556 517 250,000L

TURKS & CAICOS ISLANDS
29 May, 1979 381 535 426 432 20¢ Incorrect number of scutes
15 Jul, 2002 1372f 1745 1695, Bk211 1527 60¢ Int'l Year of EcoTourism

TUVALU
21 Apr, 1976 22 29 22 22 35¢ On coin
31 May, 1991 570 605 591 563 40¢
29 Jun, 1993 641 676 662 632 $1.50

UKRAINE
2011 -- -- -- -- 5 hryvnia 7.5 hryvnia 10 hryvnia 15 hryvnia

UNITED NATIONS
13 Mar, 1992 603 613 627 29¢ (NEW YORK)
13 Mar, 1998 235 V237 248 267 s7 (VIENNA)

U.S.-HAWAII
26 Mar, 1986 -- -- -- -- 15c Comes in 3 color varieties

VANUATU (formerly New Hebrides)
15 Dec, 1992 580 612 904 902 80vt
15 Dec, 1992 581 MS613 Block 19 BF 20 200vt Hatchlings
30 Jan, 2002 798 MS870 1149-53C BF 42 --
Block 42
24 Nov, 2004 862d MS943 1220 35v Self-adhesive stamp
26 Jan, 2011 1002 Noted -- 100v
"Turtles of Vanuatu" strip w. label
26 Jan, 2011 1002a 1086 1435 100v Green turtle, Chelonia mydas
26 Jan, 2011 1002b 1087 1436 100v Green turtle, Chelonia mydas

VENEZUELA
31 Jul, 1998 1592a 3496 3239 2042 140 Bs

VIETNAM
1 May, 1989 1969 1230 2041 868e 30d

VIRGIN ISLANDS (British)
29 Mar, 2010 1124 1252 1211 20¢

WALLIS & FUTUNA ISLANDS
18 Jun, 1997 496 700 717 505 62f
18 Jun, 1997 497 701 718 506 80f
6 Nov, 1997 C197 707 724 200 350f #497 on stamp
6 Nov, 1997 C198 MS708 Block 7 BF 7 1,000f #497 in S/S
19 Aug, 2005 608 MS880 Block 19 BF 20 --

ZAMBIA
12 Feb, 1997 662 Noted Block 21 -- S/S with #662e; border also has sea
turtle silhouette
12 Feb, 1997 662e Noted 678 K500
2008 -- -- -- -- 900k
Cinderella SS

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