Tinetto

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UNESCO World Heritage Site
Portovenere, Cinque Terre, and the Islands (Palmaria, Tino and Tinetto)
Name as inscribed on the World Heritage List
Tinetto
Type Cultural
Criteria ii, iv, v
Reference 826
UNESCO region Europe and North America
Inscription history
Inscription 1997 (21st Session)

Tinetto is an Italian island situated in the Ligurian Sea. It is part of an archipelago of three closely spaced islands jutting out south from the mainland at Portovenere. In 1997, the archipelago, together with Portovenere and the Cinque Terre, was designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.

Wildlife[edit]

A subspecies of the common wall lizard, Podarcis muralis tinettoi, is endemic to the island.

Coordinates: 44°01′24.63″N 9°51′04.55″E / 44.0235083°N 9.8512639°E / 44.0235083; 9.8512639