List of inselbergs

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An inselberg (or monadnock) is an isolated hill, knob, ridge, outcrop, or small mountain that rises abruptly from a gently sloping or virtually level surrounding plain. The following is a list of notable inselbergs worldwide.

Africa[edit]

Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
Kenya
Madagascar
Malawi
Mali
Mozambique
Nigeria
Tunisia
Zimbabwe

Americas[edit]

Argentina
Brazil
Canada
Colombia
Mexico
  • Cerro el Almacén, Bahía de los Ángeles, Baja California Norte[citation needed]
United States
Venezuela

Asia[edit]

Israel
Sri Lanka

Australia[edit]

Europe[edit]

Finland
Italy
Hungary
Norway
Portugal
Serbia
Sweden
United Kingdom

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Twidale, C.R., "A contribution to the general theory of domed inselbergs; conclusions derived from observations in South Australia", Inst. British Geog., Pub., (Tr. & Papers), vol.34, pp.91-113, 1964.
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