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Tithoniidae is an extinct family of sea urchins.

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<span class="mw-page-title-main">Red River (Asia)</span> River in southwest China and northern Vietnam

The Red River, also known as the Hong River, the Hồng Hà and Sông Cái (lit. "Mother River") in Vietnamese, and the Yuan River in Chinese, is a 1,149-kilometer (714 mi)-long river that flows from Yunnan in Southwest China through northern Vietnam to the Gulf of Tonkin. According to C. Michael Hogan, the associated Red River Fault was instrumental in forming the entire South China Sea at least as early as 37 million years before present. The name red and southern position in China are associated in traditional cardinal directions.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Brittle star</span> Class of brittle stars

Brittle stars, serpent stars, or ophiuroids are echinoderms in the class Ophiuroidea, closely related to starfish. They crawl across the sea floor using their flexible arms for locomotion. The ophiuroids generally have five long, slender, whip-like arms which may reach up to 60 cm (24 in) in length on the largest specimens.

Lệ Thủy district District in North Central Coast, Vietnam

Lệ Thủy is a district of Quảng Bình province in the North Central Coast of Vietnam. The district borders Quảng Ninh district on the north, Vĩnh Linh district on the south, Laos on the west. Lệ Thủy central is 40 km south of the provincial capital Đồng Hới. The district government seat is Kiến Giang Township. The district area is 1420.52 km2, population: 140,804 (1998). Lệ Thủy district is home to Võ Nguyên Giáp and the family of Ngô Đình Diệm. Economy bases on agriculture, mainly rice culture. Mỹ Trạch massacre by French army happened here on 29 November 1947.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Sa Đéc</span> City in Đồng Tháp, Vietnam

Sa Đéc is a Provincial city in Đồng Tháp Province in the Mekong Delta of southern Vietnam. It is a river port and agricultural and industrial trading center. The Sa Đéc economic zone consists of Châu Thành, Lai Vung and Lấp Vò districts.

Ba Tri district District in Bến Tre, Vietnam

Ba Tri is a rural district (huyện) of Bến Tre province in the Mekong Delta region of Vietnam. As of 2004 the district had a population of 201,802. The district covers an area of 351 km². The district capital lies at Ba Tri. In 2013, the population decreased to 191,097 people with a mean density of 538.3 people per square kilometer.

Trần Thị Thùy Dung

Trần Thị Thùy Dung was crowned as Miss Vietnam 2008 on August 31 in Hội An. Miss Vietnam 2008 Tran Thi Thuy Dung was the tallest contestant with body measurements 86 - 61,5- 91. However, Thuy Dung is not allowed to represent her country in Miss World 2008, in Johannesburg, South Africa, on December 13 due to her unlegalized highschool graduate certificate.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Xuân Thủy</span> North Vietnamese politician and diplomat

Xuân Thủy was a North Vietnamese political figure. He was the Foreign Minister of North Vietnam from 1963 to 1965 and then chief negotiator of the North Vietnamese at the Paris Peace talks.

Sơn Tinh – Thủy Tinh is a famous Vietnamese myth. This myth explains the practice of tidal irrigation and devastating floods in Vietnam as a result of monsoon—a seasonal prevailing wind in the region of South and Southeast Asia, blowing from the southwest between May and September and bringing rain, or from the northeast between October and April.

Ophiacanthidae is a family of brittle stars. Axel Vilhelm Ljungman circumscribed this taxon in 1867; he initially named the subfamily Ophiacanthinae within the family Amphiuridae. Gordon L. J. Paterson promoted its rank to family in 1985.

Ophiolimna is a genus of brittle stars.

Ophiotholia is a genus of brittle stars.

Ophioleucinae is a subfamily of brittle stars.

<i>Ophiomusium</i> Genus of brittle stars

Ophiomusium is a genus of brittle stars.

Ophioleuce is a genus of brittle stars.

Hemisphaeranthos is an extinct genus of sea cucumbers. The following species are recognised in the genus Hemisphaeranthos:

Laetmogonidae Family of sea cucumbers

Laetmogonidae is a family of sea cucumbers.

<i>Bathycrinus</i> Genus of crinoids

Bathycrinus is a genus of crinoids.

Histocidaridae Extinct family of sea urchins

Histocidaridae is a family of sea urchins.

Bourgueticrinidae Family of crinoids

Bourgueticrinidae is a family of crinoids, containing 2 genera.

Nguyễn Thúy Hiền Vietnamese wushu athlete

Nguyễn Thúy Hiền is a Vietnamese former wushu taolu athlete. She is the most renowned wushu athlete of all time, having been a seven-time world champion. Due to her numerous achievements, she was voted as the best Vietnamese female athlete of the 20th century.