Photos from a marine wonderer
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How the tropical forest might have looked millions of years ago

061.JPG Green gecko (<i>Phelsuma sundbergi</i>) and white slug (<i>Vaginula seychellensis</i>) feasting on flowersThumbnailsOne of the several streams running through the valley

Palm and pandanus (screwpine) species are visible, including the stilt palm (Verschaffeltia splendida), with distinctive stilt roots which provide support on steep slopes, at stream edges and between boulders.