Scholander Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Scholander 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:
E of Watkins Island, Biscoe Islands, was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57; in association with the names of pioneers of cold-climate physiology grouped in this area, named after Per Fredrik Scholander (1905-80), American physiologist who investigated many aspects of polar physiology; Professor of Physiology, Institute of Oceanography, La Jolla, Cal., 1958-80 (APC, 1960, p.7; BA chart 3571, 14.vii.1961).
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