FACTOID # 1: Though Rhode Island is the smallest state in total area, it has the longest official name: The State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations.
 
 Home   Encyclopedia   Statistics   States A-Z   Flags   Maps   FAQ   About 
   
 
WHAT'S NEW
TOP STATS
Which countries have the most:
More Top Stats »
 

The South > Maryland > Identification

SOURCES: Wikipedia: List of U.S. state colors; Wikipedia: List of U.S. state fossils; Wikipedia: List of U.S. state mottos; John; Wikipedia: List of U.S. state reptiles; Wikipedia...
State colors > Color 2
State fossil > Age Miocene
State fossil > Binomial nomenclature
Ecphora gardnerae
gardnerae
State fossil > Common name murex snail / gastropod
State mottos > Motto
Fatti maschi, parole femmine
State Name Maryland
State reptile Diamondback terrapin
State reptile > Binomial nomenclature Malaclemys terrapin
State reptile > Year adopted 1,994
State soil
Sassafras
State tree
White oak
(see also: Wye Oak)
State tree > Binomial Nomenclature Quercus alba
Symbols > State animal
Calico Cat (State cat); Chesapeake Bay Retriever (State dog); Thoroughbred Horse (State horse)
Symbols > State bird Baltimore Oriole
Symbols > State motto
Fatti maschii, parole femine (Manly deeds, womanly words)
U.S. state beverages > Drink Milk
U.S. state beverages > Year & Citation 1998
U.S. state colors > Color 1
U.S. state colors > Color 2
U.S. state insects > State insect
Baltimore Checkerspot Butterfly

... View all Identification stats

ALTERNATIVE NAMES: MD
Share

Related links:

More facts and figures on Maryland

SEARCH ALL

FACTS & STATISTICS    Advanced view

Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 

 

(* = Graphable)

 

 

 
 

COMMENTARY     


Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Your name
Your comments

Want to know more?
Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 


Press Releases |  Feeds | Contact
© Copyright StateMaster.com 2003-2014. All Rights Reserved. Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m