Lizard Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Lizard Island (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Island
This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
NE side of Bigo Bay, Graham Coast, was mapped by BGLE in 1935 and so named from its shape (Rymill, 1938a, map facing p.400; BA chart 3196, 12.xi.1948; APC, 1955, p.14; DOS 610 sheet W 65 64, 1959). Isla Lizard (Argentina. IGM map, 1946; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.186). Isla Lagartija [translation of English name] (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.285; Pierrou, 1970, p.463). The island was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57, and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Prospect Point", 1957-58. Lizard Islands [sic] (BA, 1961, p.179).
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