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Falkland Islands

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Area:12,200 km2
Locality type:Overseas Territory
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Islas Malvinas


A British Overseas Territory.
The Spanish name is 'Islas Malvinas'.


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Clark, R., E. J. Edwards, S. Luxton, T. Shipp and P. Wilson. "Geology of the Falkland Islands." Geology Today, 11' (1995) 217-223.
Rosenbaum, M. "Stone runs in the Falkland Islands" Geology Today, 12, p. 151-154. (1996)
Aldiss, D. T. and E. J. Edwards. "The Geology of the Falkland Islands" British Geological Survey Technical Report, WC/99/10. (1999)
Raymond J. Adie (1957) Geological investigations in the Falkland Islands Dependencies before 1940. Polar Record (1957), 8: 502-513

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