San Salvador Island


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San Salvador Island

an island in the central Bahamas: the first land in the New World seen by Christopher Columbus (1492). Area: 156 sq. km (60 sq. miles)
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Recovery monitoring of sea urchins on San Salvador Island, Bahamas.
Combretaceae), a polygamous population on San Salvador Island.
An illustrated guide to common plants of San Salvador Island, Bahamas, 3rd edition.
San Salvador Island covers an area of approximately 150 [km.
Given the limited duration and scope of our study, this species richness is likely lower than the true richness of Chironomidae on San Salvador Island.
Location of San Salvador Island within the Bahamas.
CHIRONOMIDAE TAXA COLLECTED ON SAN SALVADOR ISLAND, BAHAMAS, MAR 2012.
Here I evaluate both resource limitation and pollination limitation of fruit set after hurricanes on San Salvador Island, Bahamas, for a bird-pollinated shrub, Bahama Swampbush, Pavonia bahamensis Hitchc.
San Salvador Island is approximately 19 km long and 8 km wide (Smith 1993).
On 30 July 1995, Hurricane Erin, a Category 1 hurricane, passed west of San Salvador Island with winds up to 75 miles per hour and heavy rains on San Salvador (Bahamas Department of Meteorology, no date).
The most severe hurricane was on 19 October when the eye of Hurricane Lili passed directly over San Salvador Island with winds up to 169 km/h and with heavy rainfall (7.
On San Salvador Island, Bananaquits have recovered quickly and apparently were near prehurricane levels in February 1998, [sim]1.

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