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Solomon Islands

Scope Notes: 

Group of islands E of New Guinea in the SW Pacific Ocean (S12#DG-S6#DG30#PR E163#DG-E155#DG). The W part including Bougainville, Buka, and Green islands is part of Papua New Guinea while the remaining 10 large islands and 4 groups of small islands are independent. Also, a small group of islands off the coast of central Labrador just S of Voisey Bay (N55#DG53#PR W60#DG40#PR). Search in combination with Melanesia or Labrador as applicable.