Nauru is an island and republic in Micronesia and has 9,540 inhabitants (Nauruans). With an area of 21 km², Nauru is the smallest republic and the smallest island state in the world and the smallest country in Oceania.
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Nauru boasts a wide variety of flora and fauna. About a hundred different tropical fish can be found in the water around Nauru. There are said to be 179 different species of plants and trees in Nauru, countless species of butterflies and moths, and the island is visited by hundreds of bird species every year.