EURASIAN GOLDEN ORIOLE

Also known as European Golden Oriole (6) or Golden Oriole (H)

(Oriolus oriolus)

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Roberts VI / VII 543 / 534
Clements 2000 174.0120
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 165-11
A medium bird ( 23 to 24 cm), breeding in Europe and Asia and migrating to Africa. and India. In southern Africa it is fairly common but is absent from the drier west. It frequents scrub, savanna, bushveld and is usually solitary. It eats insects and fruit.

List of Stamps showing Eurasian Golden Oriole

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Albania 0839 0856 1964 18lek
Azerbajan 0328 0316 1996 200m
Bahrain 0436 0462 1992 150f
Belarus   2002 200
Belgium 3080 2528 1991 7f
Benin   2003 200f
Botswana 0220 0019 1967 1c
Bulgaria 1518 1530 1965 2s
Burundi 0559 0644 1970 6f 50
Burundi 0583 0701 1970 50f
Central African Republic   2000 390f
Cyprus (Turkish) 0143 0317 1983 65li
Czechoslovakia 1123 1166 1959 60h
Finland 1642 2000 3m60
Georgia 0153 0157 1996 15k
Germany (East) 1573 1839 1973 35p
Germany (West) 1316 0402 1963 15p+5p
Guinea 0742 1971 20f
Guinea 0748 1971 100f
Hungary 1226 1232 1952 40fi
Hungary 1785 1812 1961 1Ft20
Hungary 2347 2399 1968 50fi
Iran 2872 2680 1996 100r
Jordan 2034ms   2002 200f
Kuwait 0588 0585 1973 8f
Kyrgyzstan 0142 0142 1998 1000t
Lebanon 0871 0898 1965 20p
Liberia   1687 1996 25c
Libya 1198 1011 1982 45dh
Luxembourg 1327 1307 1992 14f+2f
Malagasy 0936 1336 1992 2000f
Maldive Islands   2002 Rf 7
Malta 1216 2001 6c
Mauritania D181 P 30 1963 2f
Moldavia 0020 0015 1992 65k
Moldavia 0064 0057 1993 3r
Mongolia 0205 0207 1961 15m
Mongolia 1241 1262 1979 1t
Mongolia 2449 1994 60t
Mozambique MS 1618 b 2002 17000mt
Poland 1700 1721 1966 40g
Portugal 3107   2004 56c
Qatar 0397 0534 1972 75d
Rumania 2649 1781 1959 20b
Rumania 5515 4880 1993 50le
Russia 4922 4883 1979 2k
San Marino 0593 0635 1960 1li
Sweden 2391   2005 11k
Switzerland J226 0915 1969 20c+10c
Syria 1806 1824 1991 600p
Togo   1999 150f
Turkey 3149 2955 1992 1000 li
Yugoslavia 2877 2621 1993 300 x6d