BIRDPEX – protected bird species, Common kingfisher
  • Number: 1404
  • BIRDPEX – protected bird species, Common kingfisher
  • . It lives along the banks of rivers, lakes and seas, where it feeds in the shallows on fish it is preying on out of the marginal vegetation, catching them by plunging steeply and diving. Although the diet of the common kingfishers consists predominantly of fish, they also feed on insects that live in or near the water. They nest in the ground, by the water, in burrows they have dug themselves, which consist of an about a meter long tunnel and a small widening at its end.
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  • Value:
  • 3,3 HRK
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  • slovna oznaka A
  • Design:
  • Sabina Rešić, painter and designer, Zagreb
  • Size:
  • 29.82 mm x 35.50 mm
  • Paper:
  • white 102 g, gummed
  • Perforation:
  • Comb,14
  • Technique:
  • Multicolor Offset Printing
  • Printed by:
  • AKD d.o.o., Zagreb
  • Date of issue:
  • 27.07.2022.
  • Quantity:
  • 30,000 per motif


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  • Date of issue: 27.07.2022.
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  • Date of issue: 27.07.2022.
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  • Date of issue: 27.07.2022.