Blog page 24

List of tallest buildings in Taipei

This list of tallest buildings in Taipei ranks skyscrapers in the Taiwanese capital of Taipei by height. The tallest building in Taipei is currently the 101–story Taipei 101, which rises 509.2 metres and was completed in 2004. It was officially c ...

List of tallest buildings in Taiwan

This list of skyscrapers in Taiwan ranks skyscrapers in Taiwan by height. The tallest building in Taiwan is currently the 101–story Taipei 101, which rises 509.2 metres and was completed in 2004. It was officially classified as the worlds tallest ...

List of European number-one airplay songs of the 1990s

Music & Media published a chart of the most popular songs on European radio every week. During the 1990s, the main airplay chart had been changed thrice: European Airplay Top 50, European Hit Radio, and European Radio Top 50.

Timeline of Zemun history

Petar Markovic - "Zemun od najstariji dana pa do danas", Zemun, 1896, reprinted 2004, ISBN 86-84149-08-4. Statistical Office of Serbia - "Census in Serbia 2011 ("The 2011 Census in Serbia) – First Results". "Hrvatska revija" - "Hrvatska strana Ze ...

List of Romanichals

This page makes mention of prominent individuals of Romanichal descent. listed alphabetically by surname Adam Ant born 1954 – English punk/New Wave musician; of Romanichal descent Ian Hancock – Romani scholar and activist, born in UK, living in U ...

List of North American ethnic and religious fraternal orders

Ukrainian Fraternal Association - Founded in 1910 as the Ruthenian National Union, became Ukrainian Workingmens Association in 1918, and adopted the present name in 1978. It was open to Ukrainians, Russians and others Slavs without regard to reli ...

List of wildlife of the Skagit River Basin

Salmon and trout Pink salmon Coho salmon Chinook salmon Chum salmon Mountain whitefish Sockeye salmon Steelhead coastal rainbow trout Brook trout Dolly Varden trout Coastal cutthroat trout Golden trout Bull trout Minnows, carp Peamouth chub North ...

16th century in North American history

1524 Giovanni da Verrazzano explored the East Coast of North America from Florida to presumably Newfoundland in 1524. 1534 Jacques Cartier made a series of voyages on behalf of the French crown in 1534 and explored the St. Lawrence River. 1568 An ...

Timeline of North American prehistory

For times predating 1000 BC see Archaic period North America#Timeline. 1250: Pensacola culture emerges in Florida 1000: Discovery of Vinland by Leif Ericson and Norse colonization of North America. The Four Corners area of the American Southwest ...

List of Lepidoptera of Hawaii

An estimated 1.150 species of Lepidoptera, the order comprising butterflies and moths, have been recorded in the U.S. state of Hawaii. Of these, 948 are endemic and 199 are nonindigenous species. This page provides a link to either individual spe ...

List of breweries in Hawaii

Breweries in Hawaii produce a wide range of beers in different styles that are marketed locally, regionally, and nationally. In 2012, Hawaiis 11 breweries and brewpubs employed 180 people directly, and more than 5.500 others in related jobs such ...

List of diplomats from the United Kingdom to Hawaii

Below is an incomplete List of Diplomats from the United Kingdom to Hawaii dealing with diplomatic representation in the Kingdom of Hawaii and its successor states the Provisional Government of Hawaii and the Republic of Hawaii before annexation ...

List of United States federal courthouses in Hawaii

Following is a list of current and former courthouses of the United States federal court system located in Hawaii. Each entry indicates the name of the building along with an image, if available, its location and the jurisdiction it covers, the d ...

Hawaii Harbor Police

The Hawaii Department of Transportation Harbor Police is the principal maritime law enforcement agency of the State of Hawaii, headquartered at Honolulu Harbor. HP is unique because they are one of the few U.S. police forces dedicated exclusively ...

List of law enforcement agencies in Hawaii

This is a list of law enforcement agencies in Hawaii. According to the US Bureau of Justice Statistics 2008 Census of State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies, the state had 7 law enforcement agencies employing 3.234 sworn police officers, about ...

List of newspapers in Hawaii

Honolulu Star-Advertiser Mauitime - Wailuku Hawaii 24/7 - Hilo The Maui News - Wailuku Molokai Advertiser-News Hawaii Tribune-Herald Hawaii Hochi - English, Japanese The Garden Island - Lihue Hawaii Catholic Herald West Hawaii Today Pacific Busin ...

List of Hawaii state prisons

Womens Community Correctional Center – Kailua inmate capacity 50 Waiawa Correctional Facility – Waipahu inmate capacity 334 Kulani Correctional Facility – Hilo inmate capacity approx. 200 Halawa Correctional Facility – Aiea

List of radio stations in Hawaii

The following is a list of FCC-licensed radio stations in the U.S. state of Hawaii which can be sorted by their call signs, frequencies, cities of license, licensees, and programming formats. In addition, several stations in Honolulu also transmi ...

List of television stations in Hawaii

This is a list of broadcast television stations serving cities in the U.S. state of Hawaii. Each of the three municipal counties - Honolulu County, Maui County and Hawaii County - has its own set of stations. Kauai County has repeaters which broa ...

List of Hawaii tornadoes

The islands of Hawaii, situated in the Pacific Ocean, rarely experience tornadoes, averaging about one per year. The state ranks as the 48th most active in terms of touch downs, with 40 confirmed tornadoes since 1950. None of these tornadoes have ...

Archbishop of Melanesia

The Archbishop of Melanesia is the spiritual head of the Church of the Province of Melanesia, which is a province of the Anglican Communion in the South Pacific region, covering the nations of Solomon Islands and Vanuatu. From 1861 until the inau ...

List of birds of American Samoa

This is a list of the bird species recorded in American Samoa. The avifauna of American Samoa include a total of 75 species as of late 2019, according to Bird Checklists of the World. Of them, 15 rare or accidental, four have been introduced by h ...

List of mammals of American Samoa

This is a list of the mammal species recorded in American Samoa. There are eight mammal species in American Samoa, of which one is endangered and two are vulnerable. The following tags are used to highlight each species conservation status as ass ...

List of non-marine molluscs of American Samoa

Partulidae Samoana abbreviata Mousson, 1869 - Short Samoan tree snail - endemic Eua zebrina Gould, 1847 - endemic Samoana thurstoni Cooke & Crampton, 1930 - endemic Samoana conica - endemic Zonitidae Trochomorpha apia Hombron & Jacquinot, 1852 - ...

List of reptiles of American Samoa

Hawksbill sea turtle Eretmochelys imbricata Olive ridley sea turtle Lepidochelys olivacea Sea turtles Green sea turtle laumei ena’ena, fonu Chelonia mydas Leatherback sea turtle Dermochelys coriacea Sea snakes Banded sea snake Laticauda sp.

List of Lepidoptera of the Azores

An estimated 150 species of Lepidoptera, the order comprising butterflies and moths, have been recorded in the North Atlantic archipelago of the Azores.

List of mammals of the Azores

This is a list of the mammal species recorded in the Azores Islands, Portugal. Except for marine mammals and two species of bats, the Azores were completely devoid of mammals prior to their discovery in the early 15th century. All other mammals i ...

List of species occurring in Britain at a single location

Key to conservation designations for species: vu - vulnerable cr - critically endangered RDB - Red Data Book with three subdivisions en - endangered W&CA 8 - Schedule 8 of the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 Key to conservation designations ...

Introduced species of the British Isles

Islands, such as the British Isles, can be adversely affected by the introduction of non-native species. Often an island will have several distinct species not present on the nearest mainland, and vice versa. The native flora and fauna of islands ...

List of British Isles rockpool life

The rockpools of the British Isles are a feature of rocky shores and have a particular life of their own. Conditions within them are different from the open sea, as they are exposed to increased sunlight, as well as predation from land-based anim ...

List of the vascular plants of Britain and Ireland

This is the parent page for the list of vascular plants of Britain and Ireland. Because of the size of the list, it is spread across multiple pages. Part 1 covers ferns and allies Lycopodiopsida, Equisetopsida and Pteridopsida Part 2 covers the c ...

List of British and Irish Lions test matches

This is a list of individual test match and international match results of the British and Irish Lions. Matches marked with an asterisk have not been classed as full test matches.

List of ants of Great Britain

This is a list of ants of Great Britain, including endemic and introduced species. Compared with much of the rest of Europe, Great Britain has a smaller number of ants. The size and diversity of ant species in any area is largely determined by th ...

List of aquatic heteropteran bug species of Great Britain

Hesperocorixa castanea Arctocorisa germari Corixa panzeri Sigara selecta Micronecta griseola Sigara nigrolineata Corixa affinis Callicorixa praeusta Micronecta minutissima Sigara semistriata Sigara scotti Corixa iberica Sigara fossarum Sigara ven ...

List of butterflies of Great Britain

This is a list of butterflies of Great Britain, including extinct, naturalised species and those of dubious origin. The list comprises butterfly species listed in The Moths and Butterflies of Great Britain and Ireland by Emmet et al. and Britains ...

List of conopid fly species of Great Britain

Genus Physocephala Schiner, 1861 Physocephala rufipes Fabricius, 1781 Physocephala nigra De Geer, 1776

List of hoverfly species of Great Britain

The following is a list of hoverfly species recorded in Great Britain. Alan Stubbs and Steven Falk, in their 1983 work British Hoverflies, divided the family into subfamilies and tribes. These subdivisions are now believed to be, to some extent, ...

List of mayflies of the British Isles

This list of the mayflies recorded in the British Isles follows Macadam, with nomenclature and taxonomy according to Kluge. There are 51 species of mayfly known to occur in the British Isles, distributed among ten families. Ameletidae Ameletus in ...

List of moths of Great Britain (Arctiinae)

Nudaria mundana, muslin footman - throughout localized Atolmis rubricollis, red-necked footman - south, west-central & north localized Pelosia muscerda, dotted footman - east Red Data Book Cybosia mesomella, four-dotted footman - throughout local ...

List of moths of Great Britain (Drepanidae)

The family Drepanidae contains about 400 species, of which only eight occur in Europe. Six of these are resident in Great Britain and one is an occasional immigrant: Watsonalla cultraria, barred hook-tip - south, central local Falcaria lacertinar ...

List of moths of Great Britain (Endromidae)

The family Endromidae comprises just one species, which is a scarce resident in Scotland: Endromis versicolora, Kentish glory - eastern Scotland Nationally Scarce A formerly local in parts of England and Monmouthshire

List of moths of Great Britain (Geometridae)

Comibaena bajularia, blotched emerald - south & centre localized Chlorissa viridata, small grass emerald - south & west-central Nationally Scarce A Hemistola chrysoprasaria, small emerald - south & central localized Vulnerable ‡* Pseudoterpna cor ...

List of moths of Great Britain (Hepialidae)

The family Hepialidae comprises the "swift moths", of which five occur in Great Britain: Hepialus humuli, ghost moth ‡* - vulnerable Hepialus humuli - throughout Hepialus humuli thulensis - Shetland Isles Hepialus lupulinus, common swift - throug ...

List of moths of Great Britain (Lasiocampidae)

The family Lasiocampidae comprises the eggar moths, of which 10 are resident species in Great Britain, one probably extinct and one probably an immigrant: Poecilocampa populi, December moth - throughout Trichiura crataegi, pale eggar - throughout ...

List of moths of Great Britain (Lymantriidae)

The family Lymantriidae contains the "tussock moths", of which 11 have been recorded in Great Britain: Leucoma salicis, white satin - south, east-central, west-central & north localized Euproctis chrysorrhoea, brown-tail - south, south-east & eas ...

List of moths of Great Britain (Noctuidae)

Protolampra sobrina, cousin German - north Nationally Scarce A Euxoa tritici, white-line dart - throughout ‡* Noctua janthina, Langmaids yellow underwing - probable rare immigrant or resident Noctua orbona, lunar yellow underwing - throughout Nat ...

List of moths of Great Britain (Nolidae)

The family Nolidae is represented by six species in Great Britain: Meganola strigula, small black arches - south Nationally Scarce A Nola chlamytulalis, Jersey black arches - rare immigrant Meganola albula, Kent black arches - south-east National ...

List of moths of Great Britain (Notodontidae)

Ptilodon cucullina, maple prominent - south and east localized Notodonta tritophus, three-humped prominent - immigrant Furcula bicuspis, alder kitten - south-west, south-east, east and west-central localized Ptilodon capucina, coxcomb prominent - ...

List of moths of Great Britain (Saturniidae)

The family Saturniidae comprises about 1300 species, of which just one occurs naturally in Great Britain, and one most likely brought across English Channel inadvertently by human agency: Saturnia pavonia, emperor moth - throughout Saturnia pyri, ...

List of moths of Great Britain (Sesiidae)

Synanthedon tipuliformis, currant clearwing - throughout England, local Wales, Scotland & Isle of Man Nationally Scarce B Synanthedon spheciformis, white-barred clearwing - south, central not south-west Nationally Scarce B Synanthedon myopaeformi ...