2004 37¢ Black-spotted Puffer
Pacific Coral Reef
Issue Date: January 2, 2004
City: Honolulu, Hawaii
Printed By: Avery Dennison
Printing Method: Photogravure
Perforations: Serpentine Die Cut 10 ¾
This stamp pictures a black-spotted puffer and threadfin butterflyfish swimming in staghorn coral. This stamp is part of the Pacific Coral Reef pane.
The Pacific Coral Reef pane of 10 commemorative stamps was the sixth in the “Nature of America” series. The pane forms a mural of marine wildlife. The stamps are semijumbo size and five are oriented horizontally and the rest vertically. An outline of each stamp and species name is on the backing paper.
This stamp is also available on a Mystic or Fleetwood First Day Cover.