Bargushatskii Range

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Bargushatskii Range

 

eastern branch of the Zangezur Range in the Armenian SSR. The height goes to 3,399 m (Mount Aramazd). The range is composed largely of an igneous sedimentary layer with intrusions of granite and granite diorites. The slopes are covered with oak-hornbeam and oak forests; in the highest areas, by subalpine and alpine meadows.

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