La Plata River (Argentina and Uruguay)

USE  Rio de la Plata (Argentina and Uruguay)

Labrador (N.L.)

Assigned code:

[n-cn-nf]  Newfoundland and Labrador

Laccadive, Minicoy, and Amindivi Islands (India)

USE  Lakshadweep (India)

Lake States  [nl]  Authorities & Vocabularies

UF    Great Lakes States

Lakshadweep (India)

Assigned code:

[a-ii]  India

UF    Laccadive, Minicoy, and Amindivi Islands (India)

Lan-ts´ang Chiang

USE  Mekong River

Lancang Jiang

USE  Mekong River

Laos  [a-ls]  Authorities & Vocabularies


Assigned codes:

[e-fi]     Finland

[e-no]   Norway

[e-sw]  Sweden

Latin America  [cl]  Authorities & Vocabularies

UF    Neotropics

Latin Orient

Assigned code:

[aw]  Middle East

Latvia  [e-lv]  Authorities & Vocabularies

[Coded [e-ur-lv] (Latvia) before June 1998]

Lebanon  [a-le]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Leeward Islands (West Indies)  [nwli]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Lesotho  [f-lo]  Authorities & Vocabularies

UF    Basutoland

Lesser Antilles

USE  Antilles, Lesser

Lesser Sunda Islands (Indonesia and East Timor)

Assigned codes:

[a-em]  Timor-Leste

[a-io]    Indonesia

UF    Sunda Islands, Lesser (Indonesia and East Timor)


USE  Middle East

Liaoning Province (China)

USE  Liaoning Sheng (China)

Liaoning Sheng (China)  [a-cc-lp]  Authorities & Vocabularies

UF    Liaoning Province (China)

Liberia  [f-lb]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Libya  [f-ly]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Liechtenstein  [e-lh]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Line Islands  [poln]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Lithuania  [e-li]  Authorities & Vocabularies

[Coded [e-ur-li] (Lithuania) before March 1998]

Long River (China)

USE  Yangtze River (China)

Louisiade Archipelago (Papua New Guinea)

Assigned code:

[a-pp]  Papua New Guinea

Louisiana  [n-us-la]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Low countries

USE  Benelux countries

Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia)

Assigned code:

[ponl]  New Caledonia

Luxembourg  [e-lu]  Authorities & Vocabularies

Luzon (Philippines)

Assigned code:

[a-ph]  Philippines

See also:

Geographic Area Name Sequence