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Coat of arms of Bohuslän
Coat of arms
Sverigekarta-Landskap Bohuslän.svg
Country Sweden
Land Götaland
County Västra Götaland County
 • Total 4,400 km2 (1,700 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Total 287,223
 • Density 65.3/km2 (169.1/sq mi)
 • Language Swedish
 • Dialect Götamål
 • Flower European honeysuckle
 • Animal Harbour seal
 • Bird Eurasian Oystercatcher
 • Fish Mackerel
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Bohuslän is a historical province in southern Sweden. Once part of Norway, it became a part of Sweden in the 17th century.

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