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updated 12-mar-05

 Iberian Landscape and Nature Dictionary




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*All entries are in Castilian unless otherwise stated.

Arag. -Aragonese Castilian or Fabla. Ast.- Castilian in Asturias or Bable. Cant.- Cordillera Cantábrica in general- Cat.- Catalan. Eus.- Euskera (Basque). Gal.- Galician. Val. Valencia Reg.- Regional. Col. Colloquial Official Castilian names are followed by Latin. Castilian and English mammal and bird names according to 'Mamiferos de España' (Purroy y Varela) and 'Aves de España' (de Juana y Varela) both published by Lynx Edicions. For the time being only very common trees and plants are included. Most entries checked in DAE


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