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Caves. Lechugilla Cave, NM. Hawaiian Lava Tube Cave. Sea Cave. Ice Cave. Passage in Mammoth Cave. Distribution of Limestone Caves. Just the Facts…. The cave system with the greatest total length of surveyed passage is Mammoth Cave (Kentucky, USA) at 591 kilometers (367 mi) in length.

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Lechugilla cave nm

Caves

Lechugilla Cave, NM


Hawaiian lava tube cave

Hawaiian Lava Tube Cave


Sea cave

Sea Cave


Ice cave

Ice Cave


Passage in mammoth cave

Passage in Mammoth Cave


Distribution of limestone caves

Distribution of Limestone Caves


Just the facts

Just the Facts…

  • The cave system with the greatest total length of surveyed passage is Mammoth Cave (Kentucky, USA) at 591 kilometers (367 mi) in length.

  • The deepest known cave (measured from its highest entrance to its lowest point) is Voronya Cave (Abkhazia), with a depth of 2,191 meters (7,188 ft).


Speleothems

Speleothems


Soda straws

Soda Straws


Soda straws1

Soda Straws


Columns

Columns


Draperies

Draperies


Flowstone

Flowstone


Pearls

Pearls


Rimstone

Rimstone


Stalagmites stalagtites

Stalagmites & Stalagtites


Helictites

Helictites


Taino petroglyphs puerto rico

Tainopetroglyphs (Puerto Rico)


Eurycea lucifuga

Eurycea lucifuga


Cave cricket ceuthophilus

Cave Cricket: Ceuthophilus


Mexican blindcat prietella phreatophila

Mexican BlindcatPrietella phreatophila


Cavefish distribution

Cavefish Distribution


Satan eurystomus

Satan eurystomus

Trogloglanis pattersoni


Speoplatyrhinus poulsoni

Speoplatyrhinus poulsoni

Typhlichthys subterraneus (southern cavefish)


Ozark cavefish amblyopsis rosae

Ozark Cavefish, Amblyopsis rosae

Eyeless Cavefish, Amblyopsis spelaea


Lateral line system

Lateral line system


Oklahoma cave isopod

Oklahoma Cave Isopod


Spider cave crayfish

Spider Cave Crayfish


Bristly cave crayfish

Bristly Cave Crayfish


Allegheny woodrat neotoma magister

Allegheny Woodrat, Neotoma magister


Indiana bat myotis sodalis

Indiana Bat, Myotis sodalis


Karst topography

Karst Topography


Florida sinkhole

Florida Sinkhole


Clarksville cave

Clarksville Cave


Ward s entrance

Ward’s Entrance


The schoharie hilton

The Schoharie Hilton


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