Abrolhos Islands

/əˌbrɒləs ˈaɪləndz/ (say uh.broluhs 'uyluhndz)

plural noun
Houtman Abrolhos.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Pigeon Island (Houtman Abrolhos) — Infobox Island name = Pigeon Island image caption = locator map custom = no location = Indian Ocean, off the coast of Western Australia coordinates = coord|28|27|18|S|113|43|34|E|scale:100000 type:isle|display=inline,titleGazetteer of Australia… …   Wikipedia

  • Shag Rock (Houtman Abrolhos) — Infobox Island name = Shag Rock image caption = locator map custom = no location = Indian Ocean, off the coast of Western Australia coordinates = coord|28|28|33|S|113|42|44|E|display=inline,title|type:isle archipelago = Houtman Abrolhos area =… …   Wikipedia

  • List of worms of the Houtman Abrolhos — The marine worms identified at the Houtman Abrolhos comprise 22 species of the polychaete family Terebellidae,cite book | first = Christer | last = Erséus | year = 1997 | chapter = Marine Tubificidae (Oligochaeta) from the Montebello and Houtman… …   Wikipedia

  • Flora of the Houtman Abrolhos — This is a list of the terrestrial flora of the Houtman Abrolhos. Only vascular plants are listed there have been some collections of mosses, liverworts and lichens from the Houtman Abrolhos, but no information has been published on these non… …   Wikipedia

  • List of fishes of the Houtman Abrolhos — The marine waters of the Houtman Abrolhos, an island chain off the coast of Western Australia, are unusual in containing a mix of tropical, subtropical and warm temperate fish species. This mix is largely due to the Leeuwin Current, which brings… …   Wikipedia

  • List of echinoderms of the Houtman Abrolhos — The marine waters of the Houtman Abrolhos, an island chain off the coast of Western Australia, has been recorded as containing 172 species of echinoderm in ?? genera. This extremely high diversity has been attributed to a combination of factors,… …   Wikipedia

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