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Butterflies - 2nd Series (1978) ●

 

   

   

 

 Issue Name: Butterflies - 2nd Series
 Thai Issue Name: ผีเสื้อ - ชุด 2
 Issue Date: 1978/2521-08-25
 Cause: To publicize butterflies found in Thailand
 Catalogue Number: 1978/24-27
 Denomination: 2 Baht, 3 Baht, 5 Baht, 6 Baht
 Unused Value: 60 Baht, 70 Baht, 190 Baht, 120 Baht
 Complete Set: 440 Baht (unused), 170 (used)
 Thailex Collection: n/c
 Size: 27 x 45 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 1,000,000 pieces per design
 Printer: Joh. Enschedé Stamps, Security Printers B.V., The Netherlands
 Subject: Various butterflies, with in the background the vegetation they as caterpillars fed on and on which their females will deposit their eggs: 1. Tree Nymph (Idea lynceus lynceus); 2. Eastern Courtier (Sephisa chandra chandra); 3. Chestnut Rajah (Charaxes durnfordi durnfordi); 4. Plain Lacewing (Cethosia penthesilea methypsia)
 Related Link: Butterflies, phi seua, Tree Nymph, Eastern Courtier, Chestnut Rajah, Plain Lacewing, Orange Lacewing, Butterflies (3rd Series), Butterflies (1st Series)