One species, however, Distira semperi, is confined to the landlocked freshwater Lake Taal at Luzon in the Philippines.
von Dewall, De vormveranderingen der Maleische taal (Batavia, 1864) and J.
On the death of Abdallah in 1843, his son Taal succeeded.
English is the language of the towns; elsewhere, except in the eastern provinces, the taal or vernacular Dutch is the tongue of the majority of the whites, as it is of the natives in the western provinces.
Lake Taal, a few miles south-west of Laguna de Bay, occupies the crater of a great volcano.