Quirimbas Complex to Pemba Bay, (Northern Mozambique)




This assessment covers the extensive coastline of the northern end of Mozambique, from the border with Tanzania at Rovuma river to Pemba Bay (known as the third deepest bay in the world), all home to extensive biodiversity of both habitats and species dispersed in 28 major islands. Main habitats in this region are extensive coral reefs, mangrove forests, seagrass and seaweeds assemblages, rocky and sandy beaches. Invertebrate and fish fauna in very diverse and yet more studies are needed. Main species diversity in this area are: Numerous species of fish, mollusks crustaceans, coral reefs, three species of sea turtles, Chelonia mydas, Eretmochelys imbricata and Lepidochelys olivacea 3 species of Dolphins.








- Cabo Delgado


- Inglês


- Nenhuma restrição


- Biodiversidade Marinha;
- Biodiversidade Costeira


- Relatórios, Estudos, Avaliações de Biodiversidade, Linhas de Base


- Diversidade biológica e cultural


- Parque Nacional das Qurimbas



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