Marquesas tropical moist forests

WWF Abstract

Like the Hawaiian Islands, the tropical Marquesas Islands are extremely isolated. As a result, unique species have evolved here over thousands and even millions of years. Unfortunately, this biodiversity has also been exposed to thousands of years worth of human disturbance, and much of the local flora and fauna is critically endangered as a result.
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Ecozone:Oceania
Biome:Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Countries:France
Area:255,999 acres (103,599 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER