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Guiné Bissau cartographic map

Geological map of Guinea-Bissau

Guiné Bissau cartographic map

Geological map of Guinea-Bissau

Guiné Bissau cartographic map

Geological map of Guinea-Bissau

Name in French:Guinée-Bissau
Name in German:Guinea-Bissau
Name in Italian:Guinea-Bissau
Name in Russian:Гвинея-Бисау
Name in Simplified Chinese:幾內亞比索
Name in Spanish:Guinea-Bisáu
Name in Afrikaans:Guinee-Bissau
Name in Albanian:Guinea Bisau
Name in Arabic:غينيا بيساو
Name in Belarusian:Гвінея-Бісау
Name in Bulgarian:Гвинея-Бисау
Name in Catalan:Guinea Bissau
Name in Czech:Guinea-Bissau
Name in Danish:Guinea-Bissau
Name in Dutch:Guinee-Bissau
Name in Estonian:Guinea-Bissau
Name in Farsi/Persian:گینه بیسائو
Name in Finnish:Guinea-Bissau
Name in Galician:Guinea-Bisau
Name in Greek:Γουινέα-Μπισσάου
Name in Hebrew:גינאה ביסאו
Name in Hindi:गिनी-बिसाऊ
Name in Hungarian:Bissau-Guinea
Name in Icelandic:Gínea-Bissá
Name in Indonesian:Guinea-Bissau
Name in Irish Gaelic:Guine-Bissau
Name in Japanese:ギニアビサウ
Name in Korean:기니비사우
Name in Latvian:Gvineja-Bisava
Name in Lithuanian:Bisau Gvinėja
Name in Macedonian:Гвинеја-Бисао
Name in Norwegian:Guinea-Bissau
Name in Polish:Gwinea Bissau
Name in Portuguese:Guiné-Bissau
Name in Romanian:Guineea-Bissau
Name in Serbian:Гвинеја Бисао
Name in Slovak:Guinea-Bissau
Name in Slovenian:Gvineja Bissau
Name in Swahili:Guinea Bisau
Name in Swedish:Guinea-Bissau
Name in Tagalog:Ginea-Bissau
Name in Thai:กินีบิสเซา
Name in Turkish:Gine-Bissau
Name in Ukrainian:Гвінея-Бісау
Name in Vietnamese:Guiné-Bissau
Name in Welsh:Guiné-Bissau
Area:36,125 km2
Locality type:Country

Not to be confused with the bordering Guinea.
Former Portuguese colony.

Regions containing this locality

West Africa

UN Subregion - 556 mineral species & varietal names listed

No minerals currently recorded for this locality.

List of minerals for each chemical element


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Alves, P.H., 2007. A Geologia Sedimentar da Guiné-Bissau. Da análise geral e evolução do conhecimento ao estudo do Cenozóico. Tese Doutoramento, Fac. Ciências, Univ. Lisboa, 500p.
Alves, P.H., 2010. Geologia da Guiné-Bissau. Actas do X Congresso de Geoquímica dos Países de Língua Portuguesa/XVI Semana de Geoquímica, 3-10.
Alves, P.H., Silva, T.P., Figueiredo, M.O. e Ramalhal, F.J.S. 2015. Contribuição para o conhecimento de formações lateríticas da Guiné-Bissau. Livro de Resumos do X Congresso Ibérico de Geoquímica / XVIII. Semana de Geoquímica, 19-23 Out.2015, LNEG, 213-216.
Butt, C.R.M. & Zeegers, H. (1992) Regolith exploration geochemistry in tropical and subtropical terrains. Handbook of Exploration Geochemistry, Vol. 4, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 607p.
Carvalho, G.S. de (1963) - Formações detríticas e morfologia do litoral setentrional da Província da Guiné. Garcia de Orta, 11 (3), Lisboa, 501-521.
LNEG, 2011 – Carta Geológica da República da Guiné-Bissau, escala 1:400.000. LNEG-DGGM (Direcção Geral de Geologia e Minas, Bissau), Lisboa.
Mamedov, V., 1980. Geologia e Minérios da República da Guiné-Bissau. DGGM, Bissau (inédito), 148p. Carta 1:500.000.
Teixeira, A.J.S., 1962. Os solos da Guiné portuguesa. Estudos, Ensaios e Documentos, 100, JIU, Lisboa, 397 p. Carta 1:500.000.
Teixeira, J.E., 1968. Geologia da Guiné Portuguesa. In Curso de Geologia do Ultramar, Junta de Investigações do Ultramar, Vol.1, Lisboa, 53-104, carta 1:500.000.
Yakuchev, V.M. (1985) - Superfícies de aplanamento e sua fixação pelas formações hipergénicas no território da RGB. Parte I. DGGM, Bissau, 86p.

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LNEG, 2011 – Carta Geológica da República da Guiné-Bissau, escala 1:400.000.

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