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25. Tiger


Tiger lǎohǔ 老虎   




This stamp was issued in 2004 in a set of two stamps showing the south China tiger. 


The word for tiger is made up from two characters. The first means old and the second means tiger. The character for tiger has changed over time from a simple drawing. 


  • FInd out how many species of tiger live in China. 
  • Find out about tigers - their range, habitat, diet and young. 

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