US 2021 Butterfly ; Colorado Hairstreak 75c. Scott. 5568

US 2021 Butterfly ; Colorado Hairstreak 75c. Scott. 5568

Series: Butterflies (2021)

Stamp details: Colorado Hairstreak (Hypaurotis crysalus)

Issued date: 09-03-2021 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 75c.
(Non-Machineable - No Face Value)

Format: Pane of 20

Emission: Definitive
First Day City: Estes Park, Colorado

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 5568
Michel (Germany): 5801
Yvert et Tellier (France): 5410
Unificato (Italy): 5960

Designers: Derry Noyes (designer) ; Tom Engeman (artist)

Dimensions (height x width):
31.25mm x 31.25mm

Printer: Banknote Corporation of America
Print Method: Offset, Microprint

Perforation: Serpentine Die Cut 10

Stamp Colors: Multicolored
Gum type: Self-Adhesive

Themes: Butterfly, Moth, Insect

Total print: 75,000,000 (estimate)

Note: Face value US$0.75 on day of issue.

Description:- The Colorado hairstreak (Hypaurotis crysalus) is a montane butterfly native to oak scrubland in the southwestern United States and northern Mexico. It was designated the state insect of Colorado in 1996. It is the only species in the genus Hypaurotis.