Animal Stamp of Australia

It is 1770 that British Cook went ashore in Australia where the aborigine who is indigenous people lives in. It became a British colony afterward, and the settlement was pushed forward led by a criminal. Firstly woolgrowing was held in the 19th century, and gold ore was discovered in 1850's, and a British emigrant flowed in afterward. It established a federation in 1901 and became a British self-government country and achieved virtual independence in 1931. In the eastern part, in the mountainous district, the center, low land, the western part are sorted on a plateau.
Eight kinds of bird stamps were issued in 1980.
The Australian stamp on which it usually drew fishes of the special product was issued from 1984 to 1986.
The stamp on which it usually drew animals such as the marsupialia of the special product, monotreme or birds as a stamp was issued from 1992 to 1994. It is the one of the favorite stamps.
Five kinds of ancient animal stamps were issued in 1997.
In 1999 year, four kinds of things on which it drew the tree frog which had habitation on a boggy place and a tree near the flow were issued with one kind of dragonfly, kingfisher one kind.

1980.3.31(22c,28c,60c)/1980.7.1(10c,35c,45c,80c,$1) Bird Stamp
Golden-shouldered Parrot
Psephotus chrysopterygius
Buff-breasted Paradise Kingfisher
Tanysiptera sylvia
Rainbow Bee-eater
Merops ornatus
Australian King Parrot
Alisterus scapularis
Regent Bowerbird
Sericulus chrysocephalus
Masked Woodswallow
Artamus personatus
Rainbow Pitta
Pitta iris
Australian Magpie
Gymnorhina tibicen

1984.6.18(30c,50c,85c)/1985.1.20(33c)/1985.6.12(5c,20c,40c,80c,90c)/1986.6.11(10c,60c,65c) Fish Stamp
Tasseled Anglerfish
Rhycherus filamentosus
Reef Stonefish
Synanceia verrucosa
Red Handfish
Brachionichthys politus
Choat's Red Leopard Wrasse
Macropharyngodon choati
Leafly Sea-dragon
Phycodurus eques
Red Velvet Fish
Gnathanacanthus goetzeei
Blue-lined Surgeonfish
Acanthurus lineatus
Zebra Lionfish
Dendrochirus zebra
Crossback Stingaree
Urolophus cruciatus
Pineapple Fish
Cleidopus gloriamaris
Regal Angelfish
Pygoplites diacanthus
Crab-eyed Goby
Signigobius biocellatus

1992(35c,50c,60c)/1993(70c,90c,$1.20)/1994(30c,40c,85c,95c,$1.35) Normal Stamp
Saltwater Crocodile
Crocodylus porosus
Short-beaked Echidna
Tachyglossus aculeatus
Duckbilled Platypus
Ornithorhynchus anatinus
Phascolarctos cinereus
Common Brushtailed Possum
Trichosurus vulpecula
Blue-winged Kookaburra
Dacelo leachii
Australian Pelican
Pelecanus conspicillatus
Eastern Gray Kangaroo
Macropus giganteus
Common Wombat
Vombatus ursinus
Cockatiel Parakeet
Nymphicus hollandicus
Dromaius novaehollandiae

1997.9.4 Ancient Animal Stamp
Rhoetosaurus brownei
Mcnamaraspis kaprios
Ninjemys oweni
Paracyclotosaurus davidi
Woolungasaurus glendowerensis

1999.10.1 Normal Stamp
Magnificent Tree Frog
Litoria splendida
Northern Sedge Frog
Litoria bicolor
Roth's Tree Frog
Litoria rothii
Javelin Frog
Litoria microbelos
Sacred Kingfisher
Halcyon sancta

Australian Antarctic Territory is a domain of the Antarctic Continent of 5,896,500 total area square km that Australia insisting on the territory of the own country.
Four kinds of fish stamps were issued in 2006 from this Australian Antarctic Territory.

Australian Antarctic territory
2006 Fish Stamp
Mackerel Icefish
Champsocephalus gunnari
Electroma antarctica
Eaton's Skate
Bathyraja eitonii
Patagonian Toothfish
Dissostichus eleginoides

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