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Pinar del Río

(Spanish piˈnar ðɛl ˈrrio)
n
(Placename) a city in W Cuba: tobacco industry. Pop: 158 000 (2005 est)

Pi•nar del Rí•o

(pɪˈnɑr dɛl ˈri oʊ) n.
a city in W Cuba. 128,570.
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Pinar del Rio: paredones del Pan de Azucar, Vinales, del Rio, 5 Feb 1956, Acuna & Morton 20106 (HAC); sobre las rocas, base del mogote Pan de Azucar, Vinales, 9 Oct 1955, Alain 4425 (HAC); La Guira, 7 km de Punta de La Sierra, Pinar del Rio, exploracion sur del mogote, 12 Nov 1972, Bobrov & Cardenas 29409 (HAC); exploracion sur del mogote La Guira, 12 Nov.
Based on observations of treehopper Stalotypa fairmairii (Gu6rin-Meneville) in Soroa, Pinar del Rio Province of Cuba, this work presents the first documentation of various aspects of its life history and behavior including host plants, ovipositional sites, egg mass characteristics, nymphal and adult aggregations, and maternal care.
But that marriage, too, broke up and it was hack to boarding school for Lazzaro, then on to the Pinar del Rio arts school at 12.
Guests will explore some of Cuba's virgin natural treasures, in the Western province of Pinar del Rio, known for its undisturbed, red-earth pastures, rustling tobacco fields, and Vinales National Park, often referred to as the Yosemite of Cuba.
Project Description: Community training program for environmental rehabilitation ward in the town RaE[bar]l Maqueira Consolacion del Sur, Pinar del Rio province.
Garcia (1987) emphasized the need to protect cranes where they were still present at that time, including Pinar del Rio, Ciego de Avila, Camaguey, Cienega de Zapata, and the Isle of Youth.
The deadly Category Four hurricane raged ashore between Punta Carraguao and Punta La Capitana in Pinar del Rio province, the service said on Saturday in its 2200 GMT advisory.
Pinar del Rio and Vinales are usually combined in a two-destination day trip.
He was expelled twice, but undeterred, his father sent him away to the south of the island, to a ballet school in Pinar del Rio.
Dan Brown, a meteorologist at the US Hurricane Centre, in Miami, said there were reports of wind gust up to 162 mph battering Cuba's western provincial capital of Pinar del Rio.
Mr Wilkins will fly out on April 5 to present the instruments to youngsters at the Vocational Art School, in Pinar del Rio, in northern Cuba.
There are no absolutes," said Dagoberto Valdes, a lay leader from Pinar del Rio, a tobacco and farming province in western Cuba.