Friday, February 6, 2009

Madagascar (1994)

Date of issue: 1994
Number of arachnid stamps in issue: 1/1

A fascinating single stamp on the weird assassin spiders. Also worth noting are the black spiders in the yellow frame.

*Please note taxonomical change, follow link on genus to see the reason.

Michel #: 1763
Scott #: 1288
Yvert #: 1412
order: Araneae
family: Archaeidae
*Eriauchenius workmani O. P.-Cambridge, 1881
Archaea workmani (on stamp)

Complete sheet:

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