Primož Jakopin, photo diary

Rurutu, January and February 2003, part VIII

All images are 400 x 300 pixels in size. Numbers in front of picture descriptions are serial numbers of the original shots (2560 x 1920 pixels). (c) P. J. 2003 - 2015

From the saddle between Moerai and Avera to Mt. Manureva, Mt. Taatioe, Mt. Teape and Vitaria


6276. Small ferns, Anuhe or Gleichenia linearis, form a dense impenetrable cover on the western slopes of the highest Rurutu peaks


6277. Butterfly on the road to Mt. Manureva


6278. Orange coloured flower just below Mt. Manureva


6279. A view of Mt. Taatioe from Mt. Manureva


6281. A miniature pine tree relative


6282. A view of the Avera bay from Mt. Manureva


6283. Mt. Taatioe and Mt. Teape from the northeast


6284. Central plateau of the island with Pointe Arei on the left from Mt. Taatioe


6286. Three-pronged grass grows on most paths around Mt. Manureva


6288. Tree ferns, Cyathea affinis to the west of Mt. Teape


6289. Boulders in the riverbed of a small stream on the slope of Mt. Teape


6291. Cutting banana plants at the roadside in Vitaria


6293. Mr. Mairau enjoying some peaceful moments after the pandanus harvest


6294. Mrs. Mairau cutting the back of pandanus leaves, Pandanus tectorius


Index  Part IX - From Moerai to Pointe Mauo and the Mauo caves




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