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 25c         22 Aug 68            Stone Turtle ?                    At the time of issue, the stone head on this stamp was referred to as a turtle. The Scott Catalog now identifies the stone head as Quetzalcoatl, the Aztec Serpent God. It has also been referred to as a "mythological reptile".
 
 
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15c         15 Oct 98             Chelonia mydas                Se-tenant sheetlet of twenty five 15c values, w/ turtle on one. Inscribed "International Year of the Ocean".
  SC  1356  v  15c         15 Oct 98             Chelonia mydas                Single stamp w/ turtle from Scott Liberia 1356.
 


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20c         15 Oct 98             Caretta caretta                 Pane of sixteen 20c se-tenant stamps. International Year of the Ocean. Turtle confined primarily to one stamp.
  SC  1357  m  20c         15 Oct 98             Caretta caretta                 Single stamp w/ turtle from Scott Liberia 1357. Small part of turtle appears on adjacent stamp (1357n).
 

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32c         15 Oct 98             Unidentified Sea Turtle                  Sheet w/ small turtle in upper selvedge. No turtles on stamps.
 

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 32c         15 Oct 98             Chelydra serpentina         One of two different panes of nine se-tenant 32c stamps issued this date. The turtle, a fresh or brackish water species, is shown in a marine environment.
  SC  1359  a  32c         15 Oct 98             Chelydra serpentina         Single stamp w/ turtle from Scott Liberia 1359.
 
 



 $15        20 Dec 99            Eretmochelys imbricata                 Se-tenant sheetlet of ten $15 stamps w/ turtle on one.     Turtle extends partly onto stamp below.
    $15        20 Dec 99            Eretmochelys imbricata                 Single stamp w/ turtle from sheetlet of ten.
 
 

 
$15        05 Sep 00             Terrapene carolina           Pane 2, of three panes of eight se-tenant stamps each, issued this date. Scene from "The Wind in the Willows" by Kenneth Grahame. Realistic animals on stamps, anthropomorphic animals in selvedge.
   $15        05 Sep 00             Terrapene carolina           Single stamp w/ turtle from "Wind in the Willows" sheet.
 

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$50        26 Jan 05             Archelon sp.        S/S of four different $50 stamps w/ Archelon on one and an additional turtle-like animal in margin. Selvedge inscribed "Prehistoric Animals - Exploration of the World Under the Sea".
  SC  2346  b  $50        26 Jan 05             Archelon sp.        Single stamp w/ turtle from Scott Liberia #2346.
 


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$45        17 Jan 06             Generalized Tortoises      Se-tenant sheet of four $45 stamps w/ different animals on each. Pair of tortoises on one stamp. Pane inscribed "Animals of the Bible". Noah's Ark in upper right selvedge. This is pane 3 of three similar panes issued this date.
  SC  2389  c  $45        17 Jan 06             Generalized Tortoises                     Single stamp w/ tortoises from Scott Liberia #2389. This is from pane 3 of three similar panes issued this date.
 
 

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$180      16 Dec 11            Two Psammobates Species           S/S w/ two se-tenant $180 stamps w/ a tortoise on each. Tortoises depicted are Psammobates tentorius and P. oculifera (misspelled "oculifer" on stamp). Ventral view of each species in sheet margin.
  SC 2791 a $180      16 Dec 11            Psammobates tentorius One individual facing left. From s/s of two stamps issued this date.
  SC 2791 b $180      16 Dec 11            Psammobates oculifera                 One individual facing right. From s/s of two stamps issued this date. Species name misspelled "oculifer" on stamp.
 
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$100  28 Jan 16  Stigmochelys pardalis  One stamp from sheet of 4 
 
 

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 $100  28 Jan 16  Astrochelys radiata, Malacochersus tornien   Two stampd from sheet of 6