This Page uses Shopping Carts.

For purchasers who are unable or unwilling to have a Paypal Account, you may still click on the carts. After you are done shopping just copy-and-paste the whole invoice generated by Paypal to your HTML email and send it to stating your preferred mode of payment. I will then send you another invoice which will include the shipping charges.

The more items you purchase the lower the price.

Offer is subject to availability of stock.

Happy Shopping!


Technical Details

Date of Issue : 25th May 2006

Stamp Value :  30 sen, 50 sen (2 designs) & RM1

Stamp Size : 40mm x 30mm

Sheet Content : 20 Stamps

Miniature Sheet Size : 100mm x 70mm

Stamp Size on Miniature Sheet : 70mm x 35mm

Stamp Value on Miniature Sheet : RM5

First Day Cover Value : 30 Sen

Perforation 14

Paper Watermarked SPM, Phosphor Coated

Printing Process Hologram & Lithography

Printer : Percetakan Keselamatan Nasional Sdn. Bhd.

Designer : Hazel Design


Fresh Water Fish Series III

When we talk about fresh water fish, there is not much information that we know on their habitat except by conducting an in-depth study of their environment. We might be getting numerous tales from enthusiastic anglers of their encounters and experiences. As we all know, every single species differs from their physical appearances, shapes, colours. The complexity of their multiple shapes, colours and behaviour somehow reflects their natural habitat.

Fresh Water Fish Series III is specially produced to provide information on the uniqueness and specialty of these precious fresh water fishes. To name a few, species such as "temoleh", "sebarau", "patin" and "keli" which are much loved by anglers to the kampong folks favourite fish dish like the "belida" are included. Each of them has their own attraction and will definitely add colour to the world of fresh water fishes. Undoubtedly these countless species will bridge the relation between  human, nature and ecology.



Fresh Water Fish Series III - Set of 4 stamps

MNH Set of Stamps 4v

Price - USD1.50

Jelawat (Leptobarbus hoevenii)

Jelawat is a carp and can be found mostly in large rivers and streams. It can also be found in Pahang and Perak. With elongated body, broad head and flattened top, the upper half of body is light green while its belly and lower half is white, with a touch of red at the tip of its lower fins. It feeds on prawns, insect larvae and parts of leaves. This fish is know for its delicious taste and is one of the most expensive and puts up quite a fight to the anglers. They can also be found in Thailand, Sumatra and Borneo.

Patin (Pangasius sp.)

Patin can be found in rives and estuaries. It is a popular fresh water fish and is reared commercially for the aquaculture activities. It has a mix of greenish-greyish back and green upper part of its head with a light shiny belly and bumpy head. They can also be found in India, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Indonesia and Thailand. It feeds on fish remains and decayed organics.

Sebarau (Hampala macrolepidota)

Sebarau can be found in rivers and streams with strong currents with sandy to muddy waters. This fish is a valuable fresh water recreation fish. Known for its fighting spirit, it aggressively fights the angler. With elongated and compressed body  and fins in dark red and yellowish colour, as well as large scales with blackish linings and silverish grey body makes Sebarau an attractive fish. They thrives on insects, fragments and fish remains.

Temoleh (Probarbus jullieni)

This fish can be found in Perak and Pahang and it is said to be the largest species of the Cyprinids in Peninsular Malaysia. Temoleh thrives on shelled molluscs and water plants. The body has 7 narrow horizontal black stripes with its upper half of the body in olive and lower half creamy yellow colour. The head is bright greenish yellow with fins in light pink. These wonderful colours are complimented by a blackish end tail. Temoleh is truly a beautiful fresh water fish.



(20v x 4 Full Sheets)

Fresh Water Fish Series III - Set of 4 full Sheets

Price - USD18.90





Fresh Water Fish Series III - Hologram Miniature Sheet

Price - USD2.20


First Day Covers x 2

(Stamps + Miniature Sheet)

Fresh Water Fish Series III - FDC

Price USD3.90

Ads By Filatelic.Com

Largemouth Bass Extreme Fishing Guide

Top Secret Techniques Of The Professionals Exposed.


Tropical Fish Secrets

Definitive Guide To Everything You Need To Know About Tropical Fish.


Guaranteed Bass Fishing Secrets

Beginners Bass Fishing Guide.



Fresh Water Fish Series III - Folder

Price USD5.90

Katys Tropical Fish - A Complete Guide

Learn The Secrets To Setting Up And Maintaining A Professional Looking Aquarium!


The Fly Fishing GuideBook

A Complete Step-By-Step Training Kit Filled With The Latest And Proven Fly Fishing Techniques!


Fantastic Fish Ponds

Have The Fish Pond You Have Always Dreamed Of - Guaranteed!


Secret Fish Bait Formulas Revealed

Make Your Own Fish Bait To Catch More & Bigger Trout, Catfish, And Carp.


Discover Secrets Of How To Fly Fishing Like A Pro

This Book Covers Everything There Is To Know About Fly Fishing And Its Easily Understandable To The Average Person! In Fact, Some People Have Called It The Fly Fishing Manual.

Mountains of Malaysia

Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka