Where the weird things are

White, Mel
June 2012
National Geographic;Jun2012, Vol. 221 Issue 6, p122
The article discusses the biodiversity and unique evolutionary adaptations of organisms on the island of Socotra, Yemen. It explains that the plants and animals which inhabit the island have developed distinct survival mechanisms to combat the harsh environment. Photographs of Socotra-specific animal and plant species are also presented.


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