PEREGRINE FALCON

(Falco peregrinus)

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Roberts VI / VII 171 / 412
Clements 2000 32.0620
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 32-60
A medium bird (34 cm to 38 cm) found worldwide. Two subspecies are found in southern Africa, one a rare non-breeding Palearctic migrant and the other a rare resident. It is found at cliffs, mountains and steep gorges. It dives catching birds, which are normally killed instantly.

 

List of Stamps showing Peregrine Falcon

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Afghanistan 1066 1449 1985 18a
Afghanistan     1998 600a
Aitutaki 322 0375 1981 3c
Aitutaki 480 0510 1984 18c
Alderney 140    2000 21p
Alderney 141   2000 26p
Alderney 142   2000 34p
Alderney 143   2000 38p
Alderney 144   2000 44p
Alderney 145   2000 64p
Alderney 2008 40p
Angola 146   2000 3.50kz
Angola ms 2004 Kz 15
Bahrain 273 0300 1980 100f
Bahrain 274 0301 1980 100f
Barbados 784 0638 1985 45c
Belgium 2905 2298 1987 26f+6f
Benin 1323 0687 1995 75 f
Botswana MS 1027 2004 40t
Cambodia 1277 1993 200r
Cambodia 1940   1999 1000r
Canada 906 0680 1978 12c
Chile   1849    1998 100p
Chile   2071    2003 1000p
Congo (Brazzaville) 643 0652 1978 100f
Cook Islands 1293 1372 1992 $1.15
Czechoslovakia 378 0387 1938 50h
Czechoslovakia 379 0388 1938 1k
Czech Republic 0376 2003 8 k
Dominica 1943  1959 1995 65c
Dubai 19  0019 1963 25np
Dubai 21  0021 1963 40np
Dubai 23  0023 1963 60np
Dubai 25  0025 1963 1r
Eire 445  0400 1979 17p
Eire 1046  1126 1998 30p
Eire 1085  0994 1997 32p
Eire 1088  1041 1997 32p
Falkland Islands 387  0311 1980 25p
Fiji  0925 0737 1995 $2
Fiji 1259 2005 41c
France 2646  2466 1984 5f
Gambia 3668 2000 D5
Germany (Berlin) 431 0443 1973 30p+15
Germany (East) 437 0703 1959 40p
Germany (East) 993 1274 1967 20p
Gibraltar 886 0883 1999 42p
Gibraltar 886m 0883m 1999 42p
Great Britain 2773 2007 1st
Grenada 5018m 2005 $1.50
Grenadines of St Vincent 0497  0512 1986 60c
Guyana 4117   1994 $35
India 1526 1376 1992 6r
Iraq 0797  0523 1968 25f
Isle of Man 0145  0139 1979 7p
Isle of Man 0188  0180 1980 1p
Isle of Man 2005 28p
Italy 2138  2196 1991 500li
Japan 1743  1616 1984 60y
Jersey     2001 26p
Jordan 2048 2003 200f
Korea (South) 2326 1999 170w
Liberia ms 2277m 1999 $2
Libya 1192   1982 15dh
Macao 0808  0729 1993 3p
Malawi 1031ms 2004 K 15
Maldive Islands 1198  1214 1986 Rf 13
Maldive Islands 1620a  2085 1994 Rf 30
Maldive Islands 2773   1997 Rf 3
Maldive Islands 3286   2000 Rf 10 
Malta 0797 0763 1987 8c
Mexico 2196 2419 1994 1p30
Monaco 2108 2109 1993 3f
Mongolia 0579  0603 1970 60m
Mongolia   1999 170t
Morocco 0544 0929  1980 40f
Namibia 982 ms 2004 $3.40
Namibia     2014 PC Rate
New Caledonia 0815   1987 21f
Niue 0632   1986 $1
Norway 0870   1981 1k30
Pakistan 0691 0670 1986 1r50
Palau     2000 33c
Poland 2348  2361 1975 8z
Poland  3922   2001 1zt90
Portugal 2356 1990 1993 130e
Portugal 2387 2032 1994 45e
Portugal 2388 2033 1994 75e
Portugal 2389 2034 1994 100e
Portugal 2390 2035 1994 140e
Portugal 2391m Bl 102 1994 250e
Qatar 0031 0030 1961 40np
Qatar 0032 0031 1961 50np
Qatar 0038 0037 1964 50np
Qatar 0043 0042 1964 50np
Qatar 0145 0166 1966 40d
Qatar 0146 0167 1966 50d
Qatar 0250   1968 1r50
Qatar 0318 0414 1970 2d
Qatar 0398  0535 1972 3r
Qatar 0931 1028  1993 1r50
Russia 3221  3150 1965 10k
Saudi Arabia 1760 1210 1992 25h
Saudi Arabia 1769 1219 1992 50h
Saudi Arabia 1778 1155 1992 75h
Saudi Arabia 1787 1174 1992 100h
Saudi Arabia 1796 1139 1992 150h
Slovakia 0184  0196 1994 5k
South Africa 1508ms 2004 R 12.05
South West Africa 0270  0402 1975 4c
St Pierre 0758  0726 1997 5f
St Vincent 3815 1997 50c
St Vincent 3816 1997 50c
St Vincent 3824 1997 60c
Swaziland 741ms 2004 E 2.30
Swaziland 0740 2004 E 3.35
Sweden 0756  0821 1973 20or
Switzerland J235  0962 1971 30+10c
Syria 1372  1395 1978 20p
Tanzania 1853  1860 1994 400s
Trinidad & Tobago 0798  0620 1990 $50
Turkmenistan 0070 1999 1000m
Turkmenistan 0071 1999 1000m
Turkmenistan 0073   1999 3000m
Tunisia 1506 2002 600m
Tuvalu 0950   2000 90c
Ukraine 0108 0137 1994 5000k
United Arab Emirates 0755   2003 50f
United Nations (Geneva) 0229 0228 1993 80c
United States of America   2000 33c
Vanuatu 0402  0694 1985 20v
Vanuatu 0403  0695 1985 35v
Vanuatu 0404  0696 1985 45v
Vanuatu 0405  0697 1985 100v
Vanuatu 0806   1999 73v
Yemen (K) 1969 1b
Yugoslavia 1297 1231 1967 5d
Yugoslavia 3178 2910 1999 6d
Zambia 0934 ms 2004 K 1 100
Zimbabwe 0943 0594 1997 $1.50
Zimbabwe ms 2004 $ 9 000