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Re: Fish on coins
« Reply #60 on: February 08, 2016, 02:22:43 AM »
Uganda, 200 shillings, 1995.  FAO.  Cichlid fish.

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Re: Fish on coins
« Reply #61 on: February 08, 2016, 02:26:31 AM »


Seychelles, 1 cent, 1976 and 1977.  Abudefduf sexfasciatus, commonly known as a scissortail sergeant, also known as a striped-tailed damselfish.
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Re: Fish on coins
« Reply #62 on: February 08, 2016, 02:27:04 AM »
Seychelles, 5 cents, 1976.  Lutjanus sebae, also known as the bourgeois red snapper or bourgeois fish.
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Re: Fish on coins
« Reply #63 on: February 08, 2016, 02:29:24 AM »
Fiji, 5 cents, 2012.  Bicolor foxface rabbitfish.  Siganus uspi.

Dated 2012 but not released until 2013.
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Re: Fish on coins
« Reply #64 on: February 08, 2016, 02:29:54 AM »
Fiji, 50 cents.  Humphead wrasse.  Cheilinus undulatus.

Dated 2012 but not released until 2013.
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Re: Fish on coins
« Reply #65 on: February 08, 2016, 02:30:35 AM »
Morocco, dirham.  Diplodus sargus.  White seabream.
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Re: Fish on coins
« Reply #66 on: February 08, 2016, 02:31:42 AM »
Cape Verde, 50 escudos, 1984.  Diplodus sargus lineatus. White sea bream.

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Re: Fish on coins
« Reply #67 on: February 08, 2016, 02:39:11 AM »
Mozambique, 2 meticais, 2006.  The coelacanth, the fish that was once thought to be long extinct.

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Re: Fish on coins
« Reply #68 on: February 08, 2016, 02:39:38 AM »


Comoros, 10 francs, 1964.  Coelacanth.

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Re: Fish on coins
« Reply #69 on: February 08, 2016, 02:40:02 AM »


Comoros, 5 francs, 1992.  Coelacanth.

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Re: Fish on coins
« Reply #70 on: February 08, 2016, 02:43:57 AM »
Singapore, 1971, 5 cents, aluminium.  F.A.O. issue.  Silver pomfret.  Pampus argenteus.

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Re: Fish on coins
« Reply #71 on: February 08, 2016, 03:15:18 AM »
Iceland, 100 kronur, 1995.  Lumpfish (Cyclopterus lumpus).
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Re: Fish on coins
« Reply #72 on: February 08, 2016, 03:17:07 AM »
Iceland, 10 kronur, 1984.  Shoal of capelin fish.  Mallotus villosus.
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Re: Fish on coins
« Reply #73 on: February 08, 2016, 03:18:37 AM »
Tonga, 50 seniti, 1975.
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Re: Fish on coins
« Reply #74 on: February 08, 2016, 03:19:42 AM »
Portugal, 250 escudos, 1984.
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