Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/13920
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Names
Language Name Name source
EnglishDuthiers PointSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
SpanishDuthiers, caboSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
FrenchLacaze-Duthiers, CapSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
SpanishLacaze-Duthiers, CaboSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
DutchKaap Lacaze-DuthiersFederaal wetenschapsbeleid (2008). Four maps representing Belgian toponyms in Antarctica. [S.n.]: [s.l.]. (look up in IMIS)   
PlaceType Cape 
Latitude 64° 48' 0" S (-64.8°)  
Longitude 62° 49' 0" W (-62.8166667°)  
Source SCAR Composite Gazetteer, available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/gaz/scar/
Notes Belgica information: Point forming the S side of the entrance to Andvord Bay on the W coast of Graham Land. Discovered by the BelgAE, 1897-99, under Gerlache, who named it "Cap Lacaze-Duthiers" for Felix Henri de Lacaze-Duthiers (1821-1901), French naturalist and authority on the anatomy of mollusks. http://geonames.usgs.gov    
Belgica information: Point forming the south side of the entrance to Andvord Bay on the west coast of Graham Land. Discovered by the Belgian Antarctic Expedition, 1897-1899, under Adrien de Gerlache, who named it “Cap Lacaze-Duthiers” for Felix Henri de Lacaze- Duthiers (1821-1901), French naturalist and authority on the anatomy of mollusks. Emile Racovitza studied under him at the Sorbonne in Paris.    
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Part of  Southern Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2014-08-11 09:11:15 by Vancraeynest Freek
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