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Cape Verde

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  1. The isolation of Cape Verde about 500 kilometers (310 mi) from the African mainland has resulted in the islands having a large number of endemic species, many of which are endangered by human development

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  2. 's official language is Portuguese

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  3. is a republic located on an archipelago in the Macaronesia ecoregion of the North Atlantic Ocean, off the western coast of Africa

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  4. Portuguese: Cabo Verde,

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  5. The previously uninhabited islands were discovered and colonized by the Portuguese in the fifteenth century (though there may have been earlier discoveries), and attained independence in 1975

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