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Yamanashi prefecture


Yamanashi prefectural symbol
Capital:Kofu[?]
Region:Chubu
Island:Honshu
Population:889,808
(Oct. 1, 2001)
Area:4,465.37 km2
Municipalities:64
Symbols
Pref. Flower:Fujizakura
(Prunus incisa)
Pref. Tree:Kaede
Pref. Bird:Bush warbler[?]
(Cettia diphone)

Yamanashi prefecture (山梨県; Yamanashi-ken) is located on Honshu island, Japan. Yamanshi prefecture is bordered by Tokyo, Kanagawa, Saitama, Shizuoka, and Nagano. Its capital is Kofu[?].

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