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Missolonghi,

Greece: see MesolóngionMesolóngion
or Missolonghi
, town (1991 pop. 12,103), capital of Aetolia and Acarnania prefecture, W central Greece, a port on the Gulf of Pátrai. It trades in fish, wine, and tobacco.
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Missolonghi

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a town in W Greece, near the Gulf of Patras: famous for its defence against the Turks in 1822--23 and 1825--26 and for its association with Lord Byron, who died here in 1824. Pop.: 11 275 (latest est.)
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WOLFF (1968) and BABALONAS (1979) reported similar but more diverse communities from Mesolonghi and Evros as the Salicornietum radicantis.
of Western Greece, Nea Ktiria Gr 30200, Mesolonghi, Greece; (7) Department of Agricultural Economics, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, University of Gent, Coupure Links 653, B-9000 Gent, Belgium; (8) Sorbonne Universites, UPMC University, Paris 06, UMR 7093, LOV, Observatoire oceanologique, F-06230, Villefranche/mer, France; (9) CNRS, UMR 7093, LOV, Observatoire oceanologique, F-06230, Villefranche/mer, France
1) Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture Technology, Technological Educational Institution (TEI) of Western Greece, Nea Ktiria, GR 30200 Mesolonghi, Greece; (2) School of Biological Sciences, King Henry Building, University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth PO1 2DY, United Kingdom; (3) Laboratory of Ecology and Systematics, Biology Department, University of Athens, Panepistimioupolis, Zografou 15784, Greece; (4) Laboratoire des Sciences de TEnvironnement Marin-lemar umr 6539, Universite de Bretagne Occidentale, Brest, France
1) Department of Agricultural Economics, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, University of Gent, Coupure Links 653, B-9000 Gent, Belgium; (2) Department of Fisheries & Aquaculture Technology, Technological Educational Institution (TEI) of Western Greece, Nea Ktiria Gr 30200, Mesolonghi, Greece; (3) Laboratory of Ecology & Systematics, Biology Department, University of Athens, Panepistimioupolis, Zografou 15784, Greece; (4) Forida Sea Grant College Program, Food and Resource Economics Department, University of Florida, PO Box 110240, Gainesville, FL 32611; (5) Laboratory of Aquaculture & ARC, University of Gent, Rozier 44, B-9000 Gent, Belgium