Lakshadweep - general features and some considerations

Jones, S (1986) Lakshadweep - general features and some considerations. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 68 . pp. 1-6.

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The Union Territory of Lakshadweep, internationally known as theLaccadives, consists of 10 inhabited islands and 17 uninhabited islets with a total land area of 28.5 sq. km lying between 8° and 12° 30' N latitudes and 71° and 74° E longitudes. These consist of coral formations built up on a submarine ridge rising steeply from a depth of about 1500 m to 4000 m off the west coast of India.

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Uncontrolled Keywords:Lakshadweep; atolls; geographical features; fauna and flora
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