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Title: Carnivorous plants in Micronesia

Author: Ziemer, Robert R.;

Date: 1988

Source: Carnivorous Plant Newsletter 17(3): 70-73.

Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication

Description: Micronesia encompasses about 2,100 islands scattered over some 12 million sq km of the central Pacific between Hawaii and the Philippines. Only about 125 of these small islands are inhabited. The total land area of Micronesia is less than 3,200 sq km, about the size of the state of Rhode Island. The largest island is Guam, with an area of about 540 sq km. There are four primary island groups, or archipelagos: Gilberts, Marshalls, Carolines, and Marianas

Keywords: PSW4351, carnivorous plants, Micronesi

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Ziemer, Robert R. 1988. Carnivorous plants in Micronesia. Carnivorous Plant Newsletter 17(3): 70-73.


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