Galapagos Islands

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Synonyms for Galapagos Islands

a group of islands in the Pacific off South America

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He said: ``The best thing about it was visiting places you'dnever get the chance to go like the Galapogos Islands and Christmas Island.
Another spot worth noting is Mona Island, off the west coast of Puerto Rico, known as the Galapogos of the Caribbean.
Farther south, in the Pearl Islands, we visited Pachequita Island, a bird sanctuary that made me feel I was in the Galapogos, thickly populated as it was with magnificent frigate birds, blue-footed boobies, great white herons, pelicans, cormorants, American oyster catchers, and a plethora of others.
One of the most well documented body of studies of natural selection in the wild is the work of Peter and Rosemary Grant and their studies of the Galapogos finches (Weiner 1994).
The giant white clam from the Galapogos Rift, Calyptogena magnifica species novurn.