BARN OWL

(Tyto alba)

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Roberts VI / VII 392 / 160
Clements 2000 77.0140
Howard & Moore 2  (CBOS 5) 72-2

 

A medium bird (30 to 33 cm), found worldwide. It is a locally common resident found throughout southern Africa. It is usually found in pairs, and lives in various habitats. It hunts nocturnally and lives off small rodents and small birds.

 

List of Stamps showing Barn Owl

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Aitutaki 0324 0377 1981 4c
Aitutaki 0481 0511 1984 24c
Alderney     2008 51p
Argentine 2429 2266 1995 1p
Belgium 3477 2857 1999 17f
Botswana 0525 0309 1982 20t
Bulgaria 3897 4037 1992 3ler
Cape Verde 0513 0446 1981 4e50
Central African Republic     1999 490f
Central African Republic     1999 500f
Central African Republic     2000 485f
Ciskei 0179 0185 1991 40c
Congo (Brazzaville)   1458 1996 90f
Czechoslovakia 2847 2878 1986 4kcs
Dominica 1050 1016 1987 $5
Dominica 1944 1960 1995 65c
Eire 1047  1127 1998 30p
Eire 1059 979  1997 52p
Falklands     2004 50p
Falklands     2004 1.50
Falklands ms   2004 2.00
Fiji 0926  0738 1995 $3
Gambia 3654   2000 D5
Gambia 3660   2000 D5
Gambia     2001 D7
Germany (East) 0991 1272 1967 5p
Great Britain 1320  1068 1986 17p
Great Britain 2125   2000 19p
Great Britain     2003 1st
Great Britain     2003 1st
Great Britain     2003 1st
Great Britain     2003 1st
Great Britain     2003 1st
Grenadines of Grenada 0386m Bl 49 1980 $3
Grenadines of St Vincent 0015 0015 1974 $1
Grenadines of St Vincent     2001 20c
Grenada 2007 2067 1989 $20
Guernsey 0512 0508  1990 10p
Guernsey 1157   2007 37p
Hungary 3600 3726  1984 1Ft
Isle of Man 0734  0709 1997 20p
Israel 1017  1054 1987 50a
Israel 1019m Bl 33 1987 50a
Jersey 0494 0482  1989 17p
Jersey  1005m   2001 1.50
Kampuchea 0826 0870 1987 1r
Liberia   2264 1999 70c
Liberia 2001 $20
Libya 1203 1015 1982 95dh
Luxembourg 1495 1468 1999 60f
Macao 0807 0728 1993 3p
Madagascar ms   1998 4000f
Madeira 0232 0113 1987 74e50
Malawi 0888 0593 1992 75t
Mali     1999 460f
Malta 0655 0624 1981 3c
Monaco 0736 0706 1962 45c
Namibia 0794   1998 $1.90
Namibia ms   1998 $11.00
Netherlands Antilles     2001 25c
New Caledonia 0718   1983 34f
Niue 0726   1992 $5
Niue     2000 $1.20
Poland 3325 3299 1990 2000z
Portugal 1796 1490 1980 6e50
Rumania 3442 2568 1967 10b
Rumania 5951 5326 1998 1500l
Russia 4925 4886 1979 10k
Rwanda 1237 1310 1985 10f
Samoa 0286 0158 1967 20s
South Africa 1622   2007 Int Let
St Vincent 0298 0271 1970 $1
St Vincent 0382 0345 1973 $10/$1
St Vincent 4820   2001 20c
Switzerland 1200 1437 1990 80c
Togo 2141 2238 1995 180f
Tonga 1427 1523 1999 15s
Turks & Caiccos Islands 1334 1251 1995 50c
Uganda 0595 mb Bl 73 1987 150s
Uganda 2090   1999 500s
Ukraine MS 498   2003 45k
Vietnam Republic 1936 m Bl 110 1995 12500d
Yemen Republic 0191 0182 1996 20r
Zambia 0771 0731 1997 K700
Zambia 0773 m 0735 1997 K 900
Zimbabwe 0990   1999 $7.40