Thursday, May 23, 2013

Unique Marine Life

The South China Sea contain fascinating and mysterious marine species that descended from ancient fish-like creatures of the Ordovician period some 480 million years ago.

Some of these species have evolved into weird and wonderful shapes as well as colours that they hardly look like fish. This joint issue between Pos Malaysia and Brunei Postal Services features the following unique and fascinating marine species :

1.  Orangestriped Triggerfish
2.  Leaf Scorpionfish


Date of Issue : 6 Feb 2007
Postmark : Kuala Lumpur
Denomination : 2 x 50 sen
Stamp Size : 40mm x 30mm
Paper : SPM Watermarked, Phosphor Coated
Printing Process : Lithography


Both stamp designs are jointly issued with Brunei Postal Services (i.e. Brunei Post). In Brunei, both stamps are issued at a denomination of 60 sen.

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