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Description of a new gallinule, from Gough Island

Allen, J. A.

Description of a new gallinule, from Gough Island

by Allen, J. A.

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Published by American Museum of Natural History in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gallinula -- Tristan da Cunha -- Gough Island.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J.A. Allen.
    SeriesBulletin of the American Museum of Natural History -- v. 4, article 6
    ContributionsAmerican Museum of Natural History.
    The Physical Object
    PaginationP. 57-58 ;
    Number of Pages58
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19840090M

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Gough Island (/ ɡ ɒ Description of a new gallinule /), also known historically as Gonçalo Álvares after the Portuguese explorer, is a rugged volcanic island in the South Atlantic Ocean.

It is a dependency of Tristan da Description of a new gallinule and part of the British overseas territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da is about km ( mi) south-east of the Tristan da Cunha archipelago (which includes Nightingale Highest point: Edinburgh Peak.

Gough Island is home to two endemic species of land birds, the gallinule and the Gough rowettie, as well as to 12 endemic species of plants, while Inaccessible Island boasts two birds, eight plants and at least 10 invertebrates endemic to the island.

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Gough Island in the background The brief was to gather some first-hand knowledge of the island and to work with Peter to update the current draft operational plan.

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Gough Island Gough Island, part of the Tristan da Cunha archipelago, southern Atlantic Ocean. Photo by Steven Chown in Gewin V () Eco-Defense against Invasions. Gough Island is the one of two islands that form part of Tristan de Cunha Islands Group (the other island being Tristan de Cunha Island itself).

This belongs to the UK. It is roughly situated halfway between Antarctica and South Africa, or km South-West of Cape Town. A persistent controversy surrounds the flightless island hen of Tristan da Cunha, Gallinula nesiotis.

Some believe that it became extinct by the end of the 19th century. On a tiny remote island in the South Atlantic, a meteorologist in an isolated weather station captures atmospheric data from a hydrogen-filled balloon.

This data is sent to the South African Weather Service for forecasting and research, as has been done every day since Found at the edge of the "roaring forties" (between 40° and 50° south in the South Atlantic, so named for the constant.

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Buy Mountains in the sea; the story of the Gough Island Expedition. by Martin W Holdgate online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop now. Book: A geographical description of Southampton Island and notes upon the Eskimo. New York.

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Understanding the timing and causes of these historical extinctions can be beneficial to identifying and preventing contemporary biodiversity loss, as well as Cited by: 2. Gough Island restoration programme. Gough Island has been described as one of the most important seabird nesting sites in the world.

But many of the birds which nest here are now under threat, including the Critically Endangered and iconic Tristan albatross –. Photos taken during the 54th Gough Island expedition. Show more 88 photos 25, viewsViews: 26K. Orthographic projection over Gough × ; 20 KB Thalassarche chlororhynchos on Gough × 1,; KB Thalassarche × 1,; MBHeritage designation: UNESCO World Heritage Site ().Gough Island known as Gonçalo Álvares after the Portuguese explorer, is a rugged volcanic island in the South Atlantic is a dependency of Tristan da Cunha and part of the British overseas territory of Saint Helena and Tristan da Cunha, it is about km south-east of the Tristan da Cunha archipelago, 2, km north-east from South Georgia Island, 2, km west from Cape Town, over Archipelago: Tristan da Cunha.Best Long Island Books & Movies.

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