Sea Turtles and Maps on Stamps
Country/Date Scott Gibbons Michel Yvert Denom. Comments / Description

ANTIGUA & BARBUDA
5 Apr, 2007 2964 MS4096 Block 647 --
Tiny sea turtle in Cayman Coat of Arms
on flag in S/S border

ASCENSION
2 Jul, 1934 24 22 23 22 1d
2 Jul, 1934 26 24 25 24 2d Looks like #24, with orange border
2 Jul, 1934 29 27 28 27 8d Looks like #24, with brown border
2 Jul, 1934 31 29 30 29 2sh, 6p Looks like #24, with maroon border
1 Feb, 2001 768 MS814 Block 42 BF41 --

BRAZIL
16 May, 2000 2742 3092 3028 2582 40r

BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY
8 Nov, 2005 316h MS347 399 34p

COLOMBIA
1 Feb, 2002 1184a MS2243a 2178 2,300
1 Feb, 2002 1184b MS2243b 2179 2,300
1 Feb, 2002 1184c MS2243c 2180 2,300

COCOS (KEELING) ISLANDS Australia)
17 Feb, 1994 290 296a 310-14 291-95 --
5 Jun, 2013 Block 16 --

COMORO ISLANDS
2011 500f
Eretmochelys imbricata;
globe in S/S border

DOMINICA
11 Apr, 2007 2618 MS3562 Block 526 --
Tiny sea turtle in Cayman Coat of Arms
on flag in S/S border

ECUADOR
30 Nov, 2007 1913 3025 3068 .40 Small map of Galápagos Islands

ETHIOPIA
14 Nov, 1978 900 1095 986 905 70¢

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

GRENADA
18 Jun, 2007 3641 MS5271 Block 761 --
Tiny sea turtle in Cayman Coat of Arms
on flag in S/S border

GUYANA
28 Mar, 2007 3983 MS6646 Block 820 --
Tiny sea turtle in Cayman Coat of Arms
on flag in S/S border

ITALY
8 Jul, 2009 2947 3217 3315 € 0,65
4 sea turtle silhouettes & globe;
"From La Maddalena to L'Aquila
Summit 2009"

JAMAICA
28 Feb, 2007 1067 MS1134 Block 58 --
Tiny turtle in Cayman Coat of Arms
on flag in S/S border

KIRIBATI (formerly Gilbert Islands)
14 Feb, 1984 437 216 436 115 30p

MALAYSIA
31 Jan, 1972 95a 95 94 97 30¢
28 Jun, 2003 (932a,b) (1149, 50) (1193, 4) --

MAYOTTE
6 Feb, 1999 119 86 62 69 3.00

MÉXICO
3 Jul, 1982 1281 1638 1828 978 1p60

MICRONESIA, Federated States of
12 Jul, 1994 198c 387 373 308 29¢ #136 and #137 on stamp

MONTSERRAT
9 Mar, 2007 1170 MS1351 Block 117 --
Tiny sea turtle in Cayman Coat of Arms
on flag in S/S border

MOZAMBIQUE
10 Dec, 2007 1765 Block 218 --
Rãs sheet of 6 frog stamps;
each stamp has a tiny sea turtle
in map of Africa
10 Dec, 2007 1765a 2957 8m
10 Dec, 2007 1765b 2958 8m
10 Dec, 2007 1765c 2959 8m
10 Dec, 2007 1765d 2960 33m
10 Dec, 2007 1765e 2961 33m
10 Dec, 2007 1765f 2962 33m
10 Dec, 2007 1775 Block 216 --
Peixes Venenosos sheet of 6 fish stamps;
each stamp has a tiny sea turtle
in map of Africa
10 Dec, 2007 1775a 2949 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1775b 2950 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1775c 2951 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1775d 2952 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1775e 2953 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1775f 2954 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1776 --
Crustacios sheet of 6 stamps;
each stamp has a tiny sea turtle
in map of Africa
10 Dec, 2007 1776a 2943 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1776b 2944 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1776c 2945 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1776d 2946 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1776e 2947 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1776f 2948 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1777 Block 222 --
Lagartos sheet of 6 lizard stamps;
each stamp has a tiny sea turtle
in map of Africa
10 Dec, 2007 1777a 2991 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1777b 2992 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1777c 2993 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1777d 2994 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1777e 2995 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1777f 2996 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1778 Block 220 --
Tartarugas sheet of 6 sea turtle stamps;
each stamp also has a tiny sea turtle
in map of Africa
10 Dec, 2007 1778a 2977 20.00M Natator depressus
10 Dec, 2007 1778b 2978 20.00M Eretmochelys imbricata
10 Dec, 2007 1778c 2979 20.00M Lepidochelys olivacea
10 Dec, 2007 1778d 2980 20.00M Lepidochelys olivacea
10 Dec, 2007 1778e 2981 20.00M Caretta caretta
10 Dec, 2007 177f 2982 20.00M Chelonia mydas
10 Dec, 2007 1779 Block 223 --
Cobras sheet of 6 cobra stamps;
each stamp has a tiny sea turtle
in map of Africa
10 Dec, 2007 1779a 2998 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1779b 2999 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1779c 2300 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1779d 2301 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1779e 2302 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1779f 2303 20m
10 Dec, 2007 1795 2955 132.00M
S/S with tiny sea turtle in map of Africa
10 Dec, 2007 1796 132.00M
S/S with tiny sea turtle in map of Africa
10 Dec, 2007 1797 3004 132.00M
S/S with tiny sea turtle in map of Africa
10 Dec, 2007 1798 2997 132.00M
S/S with hawksbill on stamp and
in S/S border
10 Dec, 2007 1800 2983 132.00M
S/S with tiny sea turtle in map of Africa
10 Dec, 2007 1801 2963 132.00M
S/S with tiny sea turtle in map of Africa
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 8m
#1765a in Deluxe SS; sea turtle in map
of Africa on stamp and in SS border
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 8m
#1765b in Deluxe SS; sea turtle in map
of Africa on stamp and in SS border
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 8m
#1765c in Deluxe SS; sea turtle in map
of Africa on stamp and in SS border
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 33m
#1765d in Deluxe SS; sea turtle in map
of Africa on stamp and in SS border
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 33m
#1765e in Deluxe SS; sea turtle in map
of Africa on stamp and in SS border
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 33m
#1765f in Deluxe SS; sea turtle in map
of Africa on stamp and in SS border
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1775a in Deluxe SS; sea turtle in map
of Africa on stamp and in SS border
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1775b in Deluxe SS; sea turtle in map
of Africa on stamp and in SS border
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1775c in Deluxe SS; sea turtle in map
of Africa on stamp and in SS border
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1775d in Deluxe SS; sea turtle in map
of Africa on stamp and in SS border
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1775e in Deluxe SS; sea turtle in map
of Africa on stamp and in SS border
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1775f in Deluxe SS; sea turtle in map
of Africa on stamp and in SS border
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1778a in Deluxe SS; E. imbricata in SS
border, and sea turtle in map of Africa
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1778b in Deluxe SS; L. olivacea in SS
border, and sea turtle in map of Africa
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1778c in Deluxe SS; L. olivacea in SS
border, and sea turtle in map of Africa
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1778d in Deluxe SS; C. caretta in SS
border, and sea turtle in map of Africa
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1778e in Deluxe SS; C. mydas in SS
border, and sea turtle in map of Africa
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1778f in Deluxe SS; N. depressus in SS
border, and sea turtle in map of Africa
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1779a in Deluxe SS; sea turtle in map
of Africa on stamp and in SS border
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1779b in Deluxe SS; sea turtle in map
of Africa on stamp and in SS border
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1779c in Deluxe SS; sea turtle in map
of Africa on stamp and in SS border
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1779d in Deluxe SS; sea turtle in map
of Africa on stamp and in SS border
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1779e in Deluxe SS; sea turtle in map
of Africa on stamp and in SS border
10 Dec, 2007 -- -- -- -- 20m
#1779f in Deluxe SS; sea turtle in map
of Africa on stamp and in SS border

NEVIS
1 May, 2007 1496 MS1997 Block 268 --
Tiny sea turtle in Cayman Coat of Arms
on flag in S/S border

NEW CALEDONIA
20 May, 1978 437 599 611 420 30fr
12 Dec, 2008 1062c MS1459 1486, Blk41 BF 39 75f
UNESCO Lagoons of New Caledonia
5 Aug, 2011 75f
Ouvea Atoll & Beautemps-Beaupré Bank
5 Aug, 2011 --
Sheet of 10 copies of 75f stamp

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

PALAU
15 Nov, 1995 383 955-60 975-80 867-72 --
6 Nov, 2006 867b 2226 2606 75¢
Volunteers tagging green turtle from
S/S "Peace Corps Palau,
40th Anniversary";
map of Palau in S/S border

ROMANIA
9 Feb, 2007 4919a Block 393 --
S/S "Fauna of the Black Sea"
with map in border

St. VINCENT (& Grenadines)
31 Aug, 1989 1233i 1313 1296 1426 50¢
23 Feb, 1998 2546 3962 4273 3401 $1.10
1 May, 2007 3588 MS5653 Block 680 --
Tiny sea turtle in Cayman Coat of Arms
on flag in S/S border

SAMOA (Western)
24 Aug, 1995 895 966 812 818 70 sene
24 Aug, 1995 896 967 813 819 90 sene
24 Aug, 1995 897 968 814 820 $1
24 Aug, 1995 898 969 815 821 $4

SIERRA LEONE
30 Sep, 2009 2947 MS4664 5260, Bk636 8000 le
4 sea turtle silhouettes & globe; same
logo as Italy #2947

TRINIDAD & TOBAGO
15 Mar, 2007 808 MS1115 Block 78 --
Tiny sea turtle in Cayman Coat of Arms
on flag in S/S border

TUVALU
1 Jul, 1976 23 30 23 X 23 w/w 373
1 Sep, 1977 58 58 23 Y 84 Looks like #23, but no watermark

VANUATU
19 Mar, 1999 735a MS794 Block 33 BF 33 191v
2 Jul, 1999 735b MS804 Block 35 BF 34 259v

WALLIS & FUTUNA ISLANDS
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
14 Jun, 2008 653 MS935 968, Blk 22 BF 24 200f

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