2019 PMC - Freshwater Crayfish #278 of 2,000
2019 Freshwater Crayfish Medallion & Stamp Cover PNC
- Mintage 2,000
- Featuring Lamington Spiny Crayfish.
- Number 278 of 2,000.
Australian rivers, creeks and wetlands host a great diversity of at least 143 species of freshwater crayfish. The colourful Lamington Spiny Crayfish (Euastacus sulcatus) is typically bright blue with white highlights and red connective tissue.
Classified as vulnerable, the species is found in streams in highland rainforests of south-east Queensland and north-east New South Wales and individuals weigh around 500gms.
The Freshwater Crayfish Medallion cover is a highly collectable issue, featuring a full cover envelope with the 2019 $1 Commemorative stamp and and insert featuring the 60mm medallion.
This Limited Edition Medallion and Stamp Cover features a commemorative $1 Australia Post stamp and is postmarked first day of issue 2 July 2019, Freshwater QLD 4870.