Fuerteventura lies between Lanzarote and Grand Canary.
LANCILOTO ("MALOCELLO LANZAROTE, the ` Lancelot Maloisiel ' of the French"), leader of the first of modern European oceanic enterprises.
De Lanzarote, against Lanzarote Island, which is well depicted on both designs, and marked with the cross of Genoa.
More precisely, they may be considered as two groups, one of which, including Teneriffe, Grand Canary, Palma, Hierro and Gomera, consists of mountain peaks, isolated and rising directly from an ocean of great depth; while the other, comprising Lanzarote, Fuerteventura and six uninhabited islets, is based, on a single submarine plateau, of far less depth.
The character of the vegetation in Lanzarote and Fuerteventura, islands composed of extensive plains and low hills, with few springs, is different from that of the other islands, which are more elevated and have many springs.