9th World Orchid Conference (1978) ●







 Issue Name: 9th World Orchid Conference
 Thai Issue Name: การประชุมกล้วยไม้โลก ครั้งที่ 9
 Issue Date: 1978/2521-01-18
 Cause: To commemorate the 9th World Orchid Conference hosted by Thailand and to publicize orchids
 Catalogue Number: 1978/2-9
 Denomination: 0.75 Baht, 1 Baht, 1.5 Baht, 2 Baht, 2.75 Baht, 3 Baht, 5 Baht, 6 Baht
 Unused Value: 40 Baht, 60 Baht, 120 Baht, 30 Baht, 160 Baht, 30 Baht, 40 Baht, 40 Baht
 Complete Set:  520 Baht (unused), 200 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: n/c
 Size: 27 x 45 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 1,000,000 pieces each for designs 1-2; 500,000 pieces for design 3; 3,000,000 pieces for designs 4 and 7; 2,000,000 pieces each for designs 5, 6 and 8.
 Printer: Joh. Enschedé Stamps, Security Printers B.V., The Netherlands
 Subject: Various kinds of orchid: 1. Different Fruit Dendrobium (Dendrobium heterocarpum), known in Thai as euang sih/see tahn (เอื้องสีตาล); 2. Charming Dendrobium (Dendrobium pulchellum), known in Thai as euang chang nahw (เอื้องช้างน้าว); 3. Beautiful Doritis (Doritis pulcherrima), known in Thai as daeng ubon (แดงอุบล); 4. Leafless Dendrobium (Dendrobium aphyllum), known in Thai as euang nok krajib (เอื้องนกกระจิบ); 5. Sickle-Shaped Aerides (Aerides falcata), known in Thai as euang kulaab (เอื้องกุหลาบกระเป๋าเป็ด); 6. Striped Petal Staurochilus (Staurochilus fasciatus), known in Thai as seua khrohng (เสือโคร่ง); 7. Ward's Dendrobium (Dendrobium wardianum), known in Thai as euang mani trairong (เอื้องมณีไตรรงค์); 8. White Haired Dendrobium (Dendrobium senile), known in Thai as euang chanih (เอื้องชะนี)
 Related Link: orchid, chang, chanih, ubon, nok krajib, kulaab, seua, mani, trairong