Wadakapiapué-tepui

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Wadakapiapué-tepui
Wadakapiapo Yuruani tepuy 2010.jpg
Wadakapiapué-tepui (left) and Yuruaní-tepui
Highest point
Elevation 2,000 m (6,600 ft) [1]
Coordinates 05°18′59″N 60°55′23″W / 5.31639°N 60.92306°W / 5.31639; -60.92306Coordinates: 05°18′59″N 60°55′23″W / 5.31639°N 60.92306°W / 5.31639; -60.92306
Geography
Wadakapiapué-tepui is located in Venezuela
Wadakapiapué-tepui
Wadakapiapué-tepui
Location in Venezuela
Location Bolívar, Venezuela

Wadakapiapué-tepui, also spelled Wadakapiapö,[2] Wadakapiapo,[3] Wadaka Piapo or Guadacapiapui,[4] is a tepui of the Eastern Tepuis chain in Bolívar, Venezuela.[1] It has an elevation of around 2,000 metres (6,600 ft). Its tiny tower-like summit has an area of less than 0.01 km2 (0.0039 sq mi), making it the smallest member of the Eastern Tepuis. It lies just west of the much larger Yuruaní-tepui.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Huber, O. (1995). Geographical and physical features. In: P.E. Berry, B.K. Holst & K. Yatskievych (eds.) Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. Volume 1. Introduction. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis. pp. 1–61.
  2. ^ (in Spanish) El Tepuy - Características de los Tepuyes. ExplorandoRutas.com.
  3. ^ (in Spanish) Arnaldes, J. (June 2011). "La Gran Sabana II: Turismo a pie y de contacto..." (PDF).  PrimeraClase.net.
  4. ^ (in Spanish) Brewer-Carías, C. (2012). "Roraima: madre de todos los ríos." (PDF).  Río Verde 8: 77–94.