Guiana Highlands

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Guiana Highlands

A mountainous tableland region of northern South America extending from southeast Venezuela into Guyana and northern Brazil.
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Noun1.Guiana Highlands - a mountainous tableland in northern South America; extends from Venezuela into Guyana and northern Brazil
South America - a continent in the western hemisphere connected to North America by the Isthmus of Panama
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The Guiana Shield has over 100 million ounces of gold inventory and is world-recognized as a premier gold region.
Hyles begins with the assertion that the preconquest era was a homogenous period during which the Guiana shield was home to a single, pan-Guianese indigenous culture.
Malaria control programs on the Guiana Shield, a region of South America, are challenged by migrant populations looking for gold.
The data obtained should help establish how the Guiana Shield and the Andes were once linked--a story revealed through the evolutionary history of these fishes.
is a Canadian based gold company focused on exploring and developing its Guyana gold assets in the Guiana Shield that are held within a wholly-owned subsidiary, StrataGold Guyana Inc.
Costa (2006) refined the morphological and osteological definition of this subgenus and erected a new subgenus Owiyeye for a distinctive set of related species from west of the Guiana Shield.
This station is located in a scarcely accessible region in the flourishing pristine forest of the Guiana Shield (Bongers et al.
International Resource News-29 May 2009-Shoreham Resources Announces Details of Guiana Shield Acquisition(C)2009 ENPublishing - http://www.
a Canadian exploration company, on April 6 announced the signing of a formal letter agreement with Guiana Shield Resources Inc.
The geography on which the rich biodiversity in the Amazon is expressed embraces five main geologic-ecologic regions: the Andes, Amazon Lowlands, Brazilian Shield, Guiana Shield, and estuary.
In all, the Guiana Shield seems to have relatively low diversity of this genus, the most speciose among vertebrates.