Palaearctic region


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Palaearctic region

that part of the Holarctic region comprising the landmass of the Eurasian continent (Europe, northern Africa, and Asia) from its northern border to the Sahara and Himalayas. see BIOGEOGRAPHICAL REGION.
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The Mammals of the Palaearctic Region: A taxonomic review.
In total, 72 species of Eudarcia have been reported worldwide, and most of these (61 species) are distributed throughout the Palaearctic region (Bidzilya et al.
It contains 74 species in the West Palaearctic Region. In addition, this genus is mostly distributed throughout the Mediterranean Region (3).
Geographically, Aleuropleurocelus is known from the Western Hemisphere whereas Tetralicia is primarily known from the Palaearctic region.
Within the Palaearctic region, most terrestrial species inhabit excrements of various herbivorous or omnivorous mammals (e.g.
Unal M (2016) Pamphagidae (Orthoptera: Acridoidea) fromthe Palaearctic Region: taxonomy, classification, keys to genera and a review of the tribe Nocarodeini I.Bolivar.
This genus is large in number of species, includes 67 species (39 in the Afrotropical region, 1 in Andean, 10 in Australasian, 2 species in each of Nearctic and Neotropical, 37 in Oriental and 26 Palaearctic region).
The genus is associated with 32 plant families, but only nine species have been recorded in Asteraceae (Gagne and Jaschhof, 2014): six in the Palaearctic Region: Clinodiplosis artemisiarum Kieffer, 1909; C.
1978: The mammals of the Palaearctic region: a taxonomic review.
The Catalogue includes all available names--valid and invalid--of extant beetle taxa described before January 2015 and known to occur in the Palaearctic Region, which is defined here as Europe, Africa north of the Sahara, and Asia except for that part arbitrarily defined as belonging to the Oriental Region.
Discussion: Loew (1847) described this, the type species of Oligopogon, on material from the Mediterranean island of Rhodes (Greece) located in the Palaearctic Region. Oldroyd (1970), however, recorded the species for the Afrotropical countries of Burundi and DR Congo as follows: 'Urundi: Burma, 4[male], 6[female], x.1948 (F.