Mediterranean Geography by Letter - C

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Autonomous region of Eastern Spain?
Catalonia
Country with one of the longest coastlines in the world?
Croatia
Island which hosted the Minoan civilization?
Crete
Home island of Napoleon?
Corsica
Country split between Turkish and Greek factions?
Cyprus
What people from the above are called?
Cypriots
Greek island famed for plant resin? (By the name of mastic or Arabic gum)
Chios
Greek archipelago? (Hint - Bike)
Cyclades
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Deepest point in the Mediterranean?
Calypso Deep
Longest and most important river in Algeria?
Chelif River
Old name for Istanbul?
Constantinople
City on the French Riviera that is known for its annual film festival?
Cannes
Speckled moth also known as Doomsday moth?
Crimson Speckled Moth
The tenth largest city in Italy and capital of a province in Sicily?
Catania
'Castle' capital of Sardinia?
Cagliari/Casteddu
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Level 73
Dec 10, 2014
Speckled Moth? Is this a mediterranean question?
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Level 36
Dec 10, 2014
Yes, it is a hard question, but the Crimson Speckled Moth is indeed a Mediterranean question. It inhabits parts of Spain, Italy, and Malta, possibly other places.
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Level 80
Apr 25, 2018
I can't find any reference to it being called a "doomsday" moth, as that normally refers to a death's head moth. That clue was a bit confusing
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Level 63
Feb 27, 2020
I just randomly typed crimson and an answer popped. Luck can be strange sometimes