"das Charles Darwin Jahr" article of Peter Brandhuber (on German)
authorities around the
world issued some stamps in the years 2008 - 2010, to sign this
first stamp related to "150 years of the Theory of
Evolution" is issued by
Bosnia and Herzogovina under Serbian administration on 01.07.2008.
Printed in Mini-sheet
of 8 stamps and one tab in the middle
(exactly on the Birthday of Charles Darwin) : three stamp sets are
issued by Cuba, Great Britain and Portugal; two individual stamps are
issued by Italy and Vietnam. The stamps of Great Britain's set have a
form of puzzle.
latest stamps are issued by Palau and Paraguay in 2010 on 02.03.2010
and 28.05. Palau issued two MS with 6 stamps each. On one of the MS has
a stamp of Robert
FitzRoy who was the captain of Beagle sheet and
share his cabin with young unknown naturalist
Charles Darwin. Be sure to have your glasses or contacts in to truly
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stamps to mention:
Mozambique and Togo issued some stamps shows Charles Darwin and
Dinosaurs. Paleontology was not a main, if at all, area of interest
for Charles Darwin. Moreover most of the species
depicted there were discovered many years after c. Darwin died (1882),
discovered in1905, Zuniceratops
was discovered in 1996, Muttaburrasaurus
in 1987. Only Stegosaurus
were discovered when Charles Darwin was alive