Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
Collated by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (Italy)
in the framework of the SCAR Standing Committee on Antarctic Geographic Information (SCAGI)
Myriad Islands (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Myriad 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:
N side of French Passage and WNW of Dannebrog Islands, Graham Coast, were photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57; included under the name Dannebrog Islands (q.v.) (BA chart 3572, 25.vii.1958); later named Myriad Islands from the many small, scattered islands in the group, which are still incompletely charted (APC, 1959a, p.9; BA chart 3572, 12.viii.1960). Islotes Jorquera, so called by CAE, 1951-52, after Capt. (F) Pedro Jorquera Goicolea of the expedition patrol ship Leucotón (Chile. DNH chart 1502, 1962; IHA, 1974, p.167).
No images of this place could be found.