Palosuo Islands (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Palosuo Islands (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:
off W coast of Renaud Island, Biscoe Islands, were photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57; in association with the names of sea-ice specialists grouped in this area, named after Erkki Palosuo (b.1912), Finnish oceanographer and authority on sea-ice conditions off Scandinavia; Professor of Geophysics, University of Helsinki, 1973-78 (APC, 1959a, p.10; BA chart 3573, 26.viii.1960). Islas Mutilla, so called by CAE probably after a member of the expedition (Chile. DNH chart 1502, 1962; IHA, 1974, p.206).
No images of this place could be found.