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Magnus Elander (Sweden) visited Andorra, which is the largest of the six "tiny states" of Europe, with an area of just 468 square kilometres. Perched high in the Pyrenees between France and Spain, Andorra boasts 65 peaks over 2000 metres and a rich mountain flora and fauna. Highlights include the endangered Pyrenean brook salamander, and a good population of griffon vultures.
European dipper (Cinclus cinclus) on rock by stream with food in beak, Vall DIncles, Andorra, June 2009  -  Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander / European dipper (Cinclus cinclus) on rock by stream with food in beak, Vall DIncles, Andorra, June 2009
European columbine (Aquilegia vulgaris) flower, Pal, Andorra, June 2009  -  Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander / European columbine (Aquilegia vulgaris) flower, Pal, Andorra, June 2009
Pyrenean brook salamander (Euproctus / Calotriton asper) portrait, Pal, Andorra, June 2009  -  Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander / Pyrenean brook salamander (Euproctus / Calotriton asper) portrait, Pal, Andorra, June 2009
Griffon vulture (Gyps fulvus) in flight, Andorra, June 2009  -  Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander / Griffon vulture (Gyps fulvus) in flight, Andorra, June 2009
Pyrenean brook salamander (Euproctus / Calotriton asper) with mouth open, Pal, Andorra, June 2009  -  Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander / Pyrenean brook salamander (Euproctus / Calotriton asper) with mouth open, Pal, Andorra, June 2009
Early marsh orchid (Dactylorhiza incarnata incarnata) flowers, Vall DIncles, Andorra, June 2009  -  Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander / Early marsh orchid (Dactylorhiza incarnata incarnata) flowers, Vall DIncles, Andorra, June 2009
Stemless gentian (Gentiana acaulis) close-up of flower, El Ilempo, Canillo, Andorra, June 2009  -  Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander / Stemless gentian (Gentiana acaulis) close-up of flower, El Ilempo, Canillo, Andorra, June 2009
Palmate newt (Lissotriton helveticus) on lichen covered rock, living at 2,150m, Vall DIncles, Andorra, June 2009 WWE OUTDOOR EXHIBITION. WWE BOOK  -  Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander / Palmate newt (Lissotriton helveticus) on lichen covered rock, living at 2,150m, Vall DIncles, Andorra, June 2009 WWE OUTDOOR EXHIBITION. WWE BOOK
Griffon vultures (Gyps fulvus) Andorra, June 2009  -  Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander / Griffon vultures (Gyps fulvus) Andorra, June 2009
Raven (Corvus corax) next to Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) carcass, Andorra, June 2009  -  Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander / Raven (Corvus corax) next to Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) carcass, Andorra, June 2009
Griffon vulture (Gyps fulvus) running with wings stretched, Andorra, June 2009. WWE INDOOR EXHIBITION  -  Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander / Griffon vulture (Gyps fulvus) running with wings stretched, Andorra, June 2009. WWE INDOOR EXHIBITION
Griffon vultures (Gyps fulvus) squabbling, heads covered in blood from feeding, Andorra, June 2009  -  Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Elander / Griffon vultures (Gyps fulvus) squabbling, heads covered in blood from feeding, Andorra, June 2009