14-05-2005 – Birds of Malaysia / Burung-Burung Malaysia

Info20sen+Sheet30sen + Sheet40sen + Sheet50sen + Sheet75sen + SheetRM1 + SheetRM2 + SheetRM5+SheetInfo 20sen – Spotted Dove (Streptopelia chinensis) 30sen – Ochraceous Bulbul (Alophoixus ochraceous) 40sen – Long-tailed Parakeet (Psittacula longicauda) 50sen – White-rumped Shama (Copsychus malabaricus) 75sen – Olive-back Sunbird (Nectarinia jugularis) RM1 – Green-winged Pigeon (Chalcophaps indica) RM2 – Banded Pitta (Pitta guajana)…

03-02-2005 – Migratory Birds of Malaysia / Burung Migrasi Di Malaysia

Info + MS RM230sen+Sheet50sen+SheetRM1+SheetPresentation PackInfo + MS RM2 Malaysia’s shores welcome millions of tourists every year. Among them, a very special group of visitors who need neither passports nor visas, although many have flown hundreds, or indeed, thousand of miles to be here. There are Malaysia’s migratory birds, from North Asia, Europe, and elsewhere. Like…

09-09-1965 – National Birds Series / Siri Burung Nasional

One of the Malaysian bird sets that I enjoy most is the one issued on September 9, 1965. These bird stamps are definitives with denominations ranging from 25c to $10.   25c – Crested Partridge (Rollulus rouloul) 30c – Asian Fairy-bluebird (Irena puella) 50c – Black-naped Oriole (Oriolus chinensis) 75c – Rhinoceros Hornbill (Buceros rhinoceros)…

27-06-2002 – Tropical Birds – Joint Issues with Singapore / Burung Tropika – Keluaran Bersama Singapore

Pos Malaysia issued a set of 4 stamps and a miniature sheet on tropical birds today. The issue was joint issued with Singapore Post. 30sen – Belatok Gajah (Dryocopus Javensis) 30sen – Dendang Selayang (Oriolus Chinensis) Pair 30sen/30sen RM1 – Kelicap Pinang (Anthreptes Rhodolaema) (MS) RM1 – Dendang Pinang (Irena Rhodolaema) (MS) Pair RM1/RM1 Sheets:…

22-01-2001 – Quails & Partridges / Puyuh & Sang Seruk

True Quails and Partridges are largely colourful, plump-bodies birds, with short tails. They belong to the family Phasianidae which also includes the pheasants. The Buttonquail is not a true Quail and belongs to a separate family, Tumicidae. It has been included in this series because of its similarity in size, shape, and habits with the…

04-01-1997 Highland Birds of Malaysia / Burung Tanah Tinggi Malaysia

Malaysia highland birds are generally colourful and relatively tame. These features make them easy to find and watch, at fairly close range. Well-known bird watching sites such as Fraser´s Hill, Cameron Highlands and Kinabalu Park attract Malaysians and tourists from around the world. About 134 bird species are largely or exclusively dependent on montane forest.…

18-05-1996 – Birds of Prey / Burung Pemangsa

Vultures, Ospreys, Eagles, Hawks, Kites, Harriers, Bazas and Falconets belong to a group of carnivorous birds known as raptors. Some of the distinctive identifying features of a raptor are a hooked beak, hooded eyes, a flattish head and terrifying speed. In general, the colors of birds of prey are subdued. Though lacking in brightly colored…