One of the many Banyan trees (Ficus macrophylla)on Lord Howe Island. They have huge limbs with drop aerial roots that grow into trees when they reach the ground. These support the limbs so that they spread into large canopies. One tree may have many trunks.
Pacific Ocean Islands are divided in three parts : Melanesia (Black Islands) Micronesia (Small Islands) Polynesia (Many Islands) There are between 20.000 & 30.000 islands in the Pacific Islands